"Life in College Matters for Life After College" by gallup.com. May 2014. The college you attend is less important than what you experience there. 6 key college experiences (professors who excite students about learning and care about them as people, mentors who encourage pursuit of goals and dreams, long-term projects, internships, strong involvement in extra-curricular activities) all have a strong relationship to long-term outcomes of well-being.
"The Order of Things. What college rankings really tell us" by Malcolm Gladwell, February 2011.
Frank Bruni, Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be. 2015
Daniel Goleman, Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ. 2005
Carol Dweck, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. 2007
About Learning Differences:
Jonathan Mooney and David Cole, Learning Outside the Lines. 2000.
KEY RESOURCES BY MGSED
For students with learning differences: Understanding the difference between high school and college
For students in college:
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OTHER IMPORTANT RESOURCES
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