Building study skills

This purpose of this site is to assist students, teachers and parents in finding Internet study skills resources. All of these links are to websites outside of the Anchorage School District and will open in a new window. If you have questions, comments or want to add a link to this list, please contact Bradley Baumgartner.


Test taking skills

Essay Exams


Ten Tips For Terrific Test Taking


True/False Tests 


Time management skills

Scheduling and setting goals


Writing skills

Writing Guide Index


Grammar Monster


Improving Your Grammar & Wriring Skills 


Other resources

Career Ready 101

Career Ready 101 is a web-based curriculum to help students develop workforce readiness skills and to prepare them for the WorkKeys assessment which is now mandatory for every 11th grader in the state. All of the material is presented in the context of a workplace environment.   The pre-WorkKeys modules provide instruction in very basic reading, writing and math skills.


Logging in
User accounts have been created for every student (and teacher) in grades 7-12.  Classroom teachers may assign modules, or students may self select the modules of interest. Students may login using their ASD username and password.


Foundational skills

  • Applied math
  • Reading for information
  • Locating information


Other skills

  • Financial literacy
  • Workplace etiquette
  • Ethics
  • Soft skills like listening, observation and teamwork



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