When I started college, I quickly realized that the rest of my class was far ahead of me. In addition to struggling to understand the material, I also had a hard time working in group settings and understanding how the lectures tied to the homework. After failing my first two semesters, a helpful counselor asked me to sign up for a study habits class. In the class, I learned how to apply myself in formal educational settings, which really helped. I think that everyone should take the time to understand how to learn, so that they can be successful in their classes.
28 April 2019
Many young military members use the service as a stepping stone for college. Once military service is complete, the service member may receive funding that can assist with tuition at the school of his or her choice. But if you want to get a leg up on your future career, you could try to start taking a college course or two while you are still active in the service. Here are some tips for going to college while you are still in the military.