Test days can be your easy days. They can be the days when you get to relax a little and skate by because you know exactly what you’re doing. This is something that I didn’t believe until I saw the
The time you spend with your friends can be some of the most valuable learning time you have. I know everyone always thinks of a student studying hard as a student cooped up all alone in a dark room with
Teachers are supposedly role models. At least that’s what everyone told me. Maybe I’ve just had bad luck in life but I’ve only run into a handful of teachers I’d consider putting into that category. Most of my education was
Studying too much is the most common mistake I see from students. Doesn’t this sound awesome? More slack time, right? It’s not that simple though. If you’re studying right then your grades will get better. Studying isn’t a masochistic self
You can enjoy studying. You can get better grades. The first step is to forget what everyone else has told you. It hasn’t worked how you wanted for years. Right? Then maybe now is the time to come to your
The way a student thinks determines their results. If a student thinks the right thoughts then they’ll learn the right information. When they learn the right information, they’ll pass the tests. The way a student thinks decides if they can:
A new backpack is not going to decide your academic success. Duh. Right? You already know this but I feel the need to say it. A new backpack will not improve your social life. It will not improve your grades.
College can be awesome. It can be inspiring. It can be fun. High school may have sucked but college is different. You’re given the opportunity to make decisions for yourself and the result can be extraordinary. It can be a
“Happy studying,” they told me as I cringed and nodded. Their sarcasm was not appreciated. Studying should feel like a workout. It pretty much is a workout for that moist muscle bouncing around somewhere inside that skull of yours. A
School can suck. Summer learning loss can make it worse. You have to wake up early. You have to show up to class. There is plenty of schoolwork you need to get done. You have to listen to boring lectures.