Time Management Sites


Assignment Calculator
Having trouble getting long term assignments done? Try this out:Choose your subject. Put in today's date. Then put in the date the assignment is due. CLICK and voila. All the interim pieces, what you have to do each week to get it done on time, are laid out for you. No more excuses!
http://www.lib.uconn.edu/instruction/tutorials/freecalc/
A Guide for Time Management
Extensive site from Planning Your Time to Staying on Track! Under Planning Your Time, check out Coping with Info-Heavy Courses and Coping with Multiple Deadlines.
http://www.learningcommons.uoguelph.ca/guides/time_management/
Anticipating and Planning for Courses
Only you will know what is required of you during the semester, BUT you will only know this is you look at all of your courses together. Use the matrix provided here to get the full picture.
http://www.smu.edu/~/media/Site/ALEC/Time%20Management/Anticipating%20%20planning.ashx
Evaluating Your Schedule
How many hours is your week? Get a weekly schedule form here!
http://www.bucks.edu/%7especpop/sched.htm
If to do lists are not working for you, try this.
If you want a creative way to remember and handle your to do lists, try mind mapping. See how here.
http://www.usingmindmaps.com/mind-map-time-management.html
Prioty Management: Are you Doing the Right Things or Are You Just Doing Stuff?
In this video Professor Piscitelli from Florida State College, Jacksonville says that you can't manage time. You can only manage priorities. Check out the fun 8 minute demo of this concept.
http://youtu.be/QmMUy2t0ZvQ
The Urgent/Important Matrix
How to use this tool and strategies for the different quadrants. Don't miss this one. It's important AND urgent!
http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newHTE_91.htm
Time Management
Designed specifically for college students. "The Big Picture: Planning the Semester."
http://well.wvu.edu/articles/time_management
Time Management Video
Got 15 minutes? Check out this video about time management in college.
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~acskills/videos/video_tm.html
Time Management Workshop
What college students are required to do and the challenges of managing time. Don't let college manage you. Take charge of your own time.
http://appl003.lsu.edu/cas/learningjourney.nsf/LiveSlide/2EFE7067F15C15718625709200594ACC?OpenDocument
What will my first semester classes look like?
Here is a color coded schedule, not only of classes, but of study time and work! Fills up the time slots really quickly. Scroll down to see several examples of how the college schedule fills up fast!
http://www.uiowa.edu/web/advisingcenter/academiclifeatiowa.htm#schedule
Planning
Find out about 4 planning tools and the thinking strategies that go with each.
http://lss.info.yorku.ca/resources/university-time-management/#Planning
Time Management Quiz
Lots of resources here, but start with the Time Management Quiz. Depending upon your results, you will be able to choose what to do next!
http://www.ucc.vt.edu/academic_support_students/online_study_skills_workshops/time_management_strategies/index.html
Steve Covey's Time Management Matrix as a MindMap
This is a graphic visualization of the 4 quadrants of managing your time effectively. Worth putting up on your bulletin board!
http://mappio.com/mindmap/cbrown/steven-covey-s-time-management-matrix-as-a-mindmap-map-2-of-2
Making a Task List
First find out what it is and then the steps needed. Under planning time, click on Making a Task List. Then use the side bar to follow steps 1 through 3.
http://www.learningcommons.uoguelph.ca/guides/time_management/
Planning Study Time
See the hints on how to plan for study time. Watch out for Parkinson's Law.
http://www.coun.uvic.ca/learning/study-skills/planning.html