Quotes from the Book 'Surviving in a Class With the “Most Difficult of Professors”'
SURVIVING IN A CLASS WITH THE
“MOST DIFFICULT OF PROFESSORS”
A Result-Oriented Approach in Dealing with Any
Quotes from the Book
Philip K. Adu, Ph.D.
Monique C. Adu, DO, FAAP
Surviving in a Class with the "Most Difficult of Professors": A Result-Oriented Approach in
Dealing with Any College Course: A tangible and practical guide that can be used by any
student to improve the way in which they learn, and handle challenges that are faced when
dealing with difficult courses and professors.
Learners Survival Model: Our 5 simple and effective steps for individualized learning to
help you proactively deal with any challenges that emerge when taking a course.
Reflections: Specific guiding questions to help spark result-oriented decisions and steps
as you take on your college courses.
Story of Dianne: A real life story to illustrate the challenges one student faced in one of the
most difficult college courses, let alone "most difficult of professors". Use her story to gain
insight and learn great life lessons for triumph in academics and life.
Actions: Practical steps to consider and actions you can take to improve your chances of
success in any course. Words of Encouragement: Inspiring and uplifting statements within
each chapter to help push you onwards in your journey.
Intended Audience: Undergraduate students, as well as professors/instructors. A great
resource for freshman orientation courses.
About the Book
“I will dig deeper, and know that
nothing is too far for prepared
hands to reach”
Chapter 1: Fact Finding
“I will not be discouraged, as some of
the greatest of persons, faced storms
before they met smooth seas”
Chapter 2: Reconciling Expectations
“It is when I do not ask, and seek
advice that I hold myself back”
Chapter 3: Task Sharing
“I will not fear that which I do not
know, but face uncharted territory,
and become a seasoned navigator”
Chapter 4: Assessment
“If I have made it this far, is there any
telling of how further I can go?”
Chapter 5: Lessons Learned and Skills Acquired
“It is not how long it takes us to
accomplish our goals, but what we
gain from our journey along the
Chapter 6: Learners Survival Model
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