- Attend every
- Participate in
- Come to class
prepared with reading and assignments complete.
- Arrive on time
and take tests as scheduled.
- Stay alert in
class and take good notes.
your time wisely (PowerPoint presentation)
- Ask questions
about tests and assignments to make sure you understand what
- Make sure your
child will be properly cared for during class and make alternative
arrangements ahead of time in case your child is sick.
- Make alternative
transportation arrangements ahead of time in case you have
- Show consideration
for your instructor by addressing him or her as desired and
always let them know in advance if you'll be absent.
your instructor in advance if you have an emergency and must
miss class, Be prepared to present proof of your emergency
if questioned by the instructor.
irregularly and ask your instructor, "Did I miss anything?"
- Have side conversations with
other students while the instructor is trying to speak to
- Wait to complete reading until
the night before the test.
- Arrive late or miss a test day
and ask to take a makeup test.
during class and ask the instructor or another student if
you could borrow his/her notes.
- Bring your child to class if
you cannot locate a sitter and your child is sick.
- Skip class and then call your
instructor to ask him/her to give you the lecture over the
- Bring your cellular phone to
class and leave it on. Arrive with your radio/cassette player
going and use ear phones during class.