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100% Online Student Success, 1st Edition

  • Roxanne L. DuVivier, Ph.D. Ph.D in counseling and Higher Education from Ohio University and a licensed Psychologist
  • ISBN-10: 1428336478  |  ISBN-13: 9781428336476
  • 240 Pages
  • © 2009 | Published
  • List Price = $ 57.95
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About

Overview

100% Online Student Success improves the success and retention of users in online learning environments. By outlining the essential elements of reader success and the benefits of online learning, it emphasizes the important roles that personal responsibility, organizational skills, and time management play in creating success. Focus is placed on developing success skills in online communication, virtual classroom management, and online learning strategies; and in strengthening technical competence. 100% Online Student Success identifies common concerns of online learners and provides helpful tips for self-management.

Features and Benefits

  • Includes cognitive, behavioral and skill level explanations of poor student performance and offers solutions for change.
  • Each chapter begins with a section called the "big picture" which functions like a site map to encourage students to recognize and consider relationships among various concepts and pieces of information learned.
  • Each chapter includes learning objectives that define desired outcomes acting as a tool to measure what has been retained, and what still needs to be studied.
  • Each chapter includes practical scenarios that demonstrate the application of chapter content to the real world.
  • Encourages guided reflection so students can increase self-awareness and improve decision-making.
  • Individual activities, group activities and Internet activities are found in Apply It! sections.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. STRATEGIES FOR ONLINE COLLEGE SUCCESS
Chapter 2. ONLINE COMMUNICATION AND COMMUNITY
Chapter 3. TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS
Chapter 4.YOUR UNIQUENESS FACTOR
Chapter 5. THE VIRTUAL CLASSROOM
Chapter 6. LEARNING STRATEGIES
Chapter 7. COMMON CONCERNS OF THE ONLINE COLLEGE STUDENT
Chapter 8. HEALTH CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE ONLINE STUDENT
Chapter 9. FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS
APPENDIX 1: APA Style
APPENDIX 2: MLA Style

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

100% Career Success  (ISBN-10: 1418016322 | ISBN-13: 9781418016326)

100% Career Success is part of the new 100% Success Series that is directed at the development of professional skills and characteristics that begin in college and extend through the job search and into the lifelong learning environment of the workplace.100% Career Success provides guidelines for self and professional development that creates the foundation for success in professional and personal life. Like the other two books in the series, 100% Career Success emphasizes practical application and provides exercises that encourage the reader to gain experience by applying the concepts in the book. The book provides these hands-on activities to help develop professional characteristics. Supplements include a Professional Portfolio to assist in the job search, as well as an online companion and web tutors. The Professional Portfolio can be continuously revised as readers enter into and progress in their careers. The content applies to developing general professional traits or can be applied to specific fields. Readers will benefit from the hands-on, practical approach of the text that will support them from the learning process into a successful career.

List Price = $52.95  | CengageBrain Price = $52.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $39.50

100% Externship Success  (ISBN-10: 1418015490 | ISBN-13: 9781418015497)

100% Externship Success provides students with the framework to prepare for a successful externship, and career. This text focuses on the practical skills necessary for the job search with games, forms, worksheets, review quizzes, and hands-on exercises. Soft skills including customer service, ethics and dependability necessary to keeping a job are covered as well. The text also serves as a valuable reference, divided into three parts that address planning for an externship, success strategies on the job, and long-term career skills.

List Price = $80.95  | CengageBrain Price = $80.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $61.00

Instructor's Online Companion  (ISBN-10: 1428352244 | ISBN-13: 9781428352247)

Student Supplements

100% Career Success  (ISBN-10: 1418016322 | ISBN-13: 9781418016326)

100% Career Success is part of the new 100% Success Series that is directed at the development of professional skills and characteristics that begin in college and extend through the job search and into the lifelong learning environment of the workplace.100% Career Success provides guidelines for self and professional development that creates the foundation for success in professional and personal life. Like the other two books in the series, 100% Career Success emphasizes practical application and provides exercises that encourage the reader to gain experience by applying the concepts in the book. The book provides these hands-on activities to help develop professional characteristics. Supplements include a Professional Portfolio to assist in the job search, as well as an online companion and web tutors. The Professional Portfolio can be continuously revised as readers enter into and progress in their careers. The content applies to developing general professional traits or can be applied to specific fields. Readers will benefit from the hands-on, practical approach of the text that will support them from the learning process into a successful career.

List Price = $52.95  | CengageBrain Price = $52.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $39.50

100% Externship Success  (ISBN-10: 1418015490 | ISBN-13: 9781418015497)

100% Externship Success provides students with the framework to prepare for a successful externship, and career. This text focuses on the practical skills necessary for the job search with games, forms, worksheets, review quizzes, and hands-on exercises. Soft skills including customer service, ethics and dependability necessary to keeping a job are covered as well. The text also serves as a valuable reference, divided into three parts that address planning for an externship, success strategies on the job, and long-term career skills.

List Price = $80.95  | CengageBrain Price = $80.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $61.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Roxanne L. DuVivier, Ph.D.

Roxanne DuVivier, Ph.D., is Senior Vice President of Hocking College in Ohio. With over 20 years of experience as a licensed psychologist and counselor, Dr. DuVivier is dedicated to helping students develop successful academic and career paths based on individual learning styles and personality traits. She is a nationally recognized consultant and presenter on topics ranging from learning assessment, to retention systems, effective advising and instructional design. Dr. DuVivier is past president of the Personality Assessment System Foundation, an international organization of clinical, counseling, and school psychologists involved in research and application of personality theory in profiling, learning & cognition, behavioral analysis and prediction.