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From the Alchemist

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”  ― Paulo Coelho
Jason R. Suárez | Instructor of History
El Camino College | 16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance CA 90506 | (310) 532-3670

Academic Goal Setting

Objectives 1. Explain what academic goal setting is. 2. Identify personal academic goals. 3. Explain the role and function of values and beliefs in academic goal setting. 4. Explain how having established academic goals can assist in in college success. Required Assignments Review PowerPoint presentation: Academic Goal Setting  Print and complete the following form ( 5% of grade): Academic Goal Setting Work Sheet Read and be prepared to discuss Kroll, Beating the Odds, Chapter 2: When You Just Can’t Fight Your Fear - complete a reading log Also read and be prepared to discuss Steele, Whistling Vivaldi, Chapter 2: A Mysterious Link Between Identity and Intellectual Performance  - complete a reading log