7 Tips on How to Be an Exemplary Student in 2017

Take note of these tips to improve; start the year with the best academic performance The beginning of courses for the A calendar is getting closer, and either in college or high school, many students begin the new year with only one goal: this time I will be a better student. But how to achieve it? In …

7 Tactics for Acing a College Assignment

As assignments pile up into a seemingly insurmountable stack of work, there are certain tips and tricks that can be followed to ensure that your work is done quickly, efficiently, and to a high standard. You’ll have free time and good grades by the weekend if you follow the following tips. And the loved ones …

Hey Students! Here’s How to use Google Scholar for Your Research Projects

Learn to use Google Scholar to find documents, books, theses, manuals and other academic texts of educational or research interest Google Scholar is a search engine that specializes in finding articles, theses, abstracts, books, manuals, scientific studies, publishers, professional societies or news useful for students, teachers and researchers. You can find everything from complete documents to different versions, excerpts, and quotes and …

How to Study if You’re an Independent Learner

Some people study better in a group, others prefer to learn on their own. These latter students are known as independent learners, sometimes called solitary or intrapersonal learners. They can focus in on a task when left to their own devices. Often, independent learners are adept at analysis and can develop interesting ideas when given …

3 Things to Do the Night Before an Exam

Here is a fact: staying up all night is unhealthy and unpleasant. However, this situation is very common during the college years where everyone has to face it once in a while. Thus, you should be prepared for it to make it much more productive and pleasant. Here are 3 things that you need to …

How to Study if You’re a Social Learner

As students, it is important to be aware of the ways we learn best and what type of environment we are most productive in. Some people enjoy quiet spaces with few people while others find that they work more effectively in noisier, busier environments. Similarly, one may find that they learn best working in groups …

How to Study if You’re a Logical Learner

We’ve been talking a lot lately about the different learning styles students have, and how they can find study methods best suited for their style. In this post we’ll shine the spotlight on logical learners! Also known as “mathematical learners”, these kinds of students prefer hard data, stats, charts, graphs, numbers, and formulas. These thinkers …

What I Wish I’d Known Before College: Trust Your Gut and Explore

For those of you in the midst of college applications, I know that applying to college doesn’t seem like the most exciting time of your life. In fact, in probably feels like online form purgatory. However, as a person who has been through the process—and college itself, although oftentimes I can’t believe it—I’m here to …

How to Stay Focused in Your High School Classes

Staying focused during class can be extremely difficult and even tiring, but it’s important if you’re to work to your potential in high school. Fortunately, there are some really simple things you can do to help you maintain your focus and achieve better results. Sit near the front of the room This may seem very …