What is the main obstacle to student success?

this unit we have explored several articles detailing challenges students face while adapting to the college environment, as well as mindset changes that can help make this adaptation easier. For this assignment, you will put these ideas in conversation to answer the following prompt:In your opinion, what is the main obstacle to student success in college? How can one’s mindset affect success and help overcome this obstacle?Guidelines:Answer the question posed by the prompt in an essay of at least five paragraphs and four whole pages, using at least the three texts we have discussed in class.Text Selections:Cox, “The Student Fear Factor”Bartholomae, “Inventing the University”Dweck, “Brainology”Perkins-Gough, “The Significance of Grit” (and Duckworth TED Talk)Grading GuidelinesDoes your introduction contain a hook, bridge/context section, and thesis?Does your thesis make a specific, arguable claim?Do the body paragraphs follow the MEAEAL format?Do you provide at least two sentences of analysis for every piece of evidence?Does the conclusion echo the thesis, summarize the main points, and provide an end hook?Does this essay incorporate the requisite sources?Does this essay follow MLA format (in-text citations, format, works cited page)?Is this essay at least five paragraphs and four whole pages?Is this essay relatively free from grammatical errors? Do grammar errors inhibit overall understanding of this essay?RubricEssay 1Essay 1Criteria Ratings PtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeIntroductionHook, Bridge, Thesis10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeBody Paragraphs-MEAEAL Plan-Use of sources-Successfully integrated quotes10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeConclusion-Echo thesis-Restate main points-Effective ending strategy10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeCitations-Correct use of parenthetical citations-Properly formatted works cited page, on its own separate page10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeThesis10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeMLA Formatting10 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeSpelling and Grammar10 ptsTotal Points: 70