Mesa Grande Academy

Life Skills (Professional Module)

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Welcome to the Life Skills Professional Module!  The other Life Skills modules you take will be dealing with technical and domestic skills.  In this class you will be learning what it means to be a professional in the work world.  Most importantly, you will learn how to be a professional and successful student.  You will also be learning skills that make you more valuable and marketable to an employer.  Furthermore, these skills will increase your positive impact and happiness as a family member. 

Here are some of the topics we will be covering: 

-The Blessings of Work: (Man was created to work, even

  before the Fall) 

-Study Skills 

Listening and Note-taking Skills

How to Write an Essay

Test-taking Strategies

Student Organization

How to Outline

The Art of Research 

-Time Management 

-Money Management 

-Goal Setting 

-Conflict Resolution Skills and Dealing with Difficult People  

            - Ethical Behavior in the Workplace