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Learning Recommendations: Counselor Recommendation

General Description:  Provides a structured class where students receive study skills instruction and learn to be self-aware as a learner and apply successful learning strategies.  Emphasis is placed on application of basic organization skills using notebooks and planners as well as reading strategies used in education texts.  Students develop their self-advocacy skills necessary for success in general education classes.  Grading is based on in-class performance, completion of assignments, participation in guided activities, and progress in other classes.  Selective peer tutors are encouraged to apply as assistants in this course.