Improving Soft Skills For Higher Achievement
As they move along in their academic careers, our kids receive enormous amounts of information about how to become great studiers in order to achieve high grades. Yet, as is discussed in this month’s issue, cultivating excellent “soft skills” may have the power to not only make studying easier, but […]
Be Grateful for Small Advances
Have you heard of Andrew Wiles? If mathematics is your primary area of study, then you may know this remarkable mathematician’s story. Mr. Wiles is famous for solving one of the greatest mathematical mysteries in history, Fermat’s Last Theorem. But it wasn’t easy. It took Mr. Wiles seven years to […]
The 5-Point Plan for Study Goals
Whether your purpose is to create a dynamic service project or achieve the highest possible grade in a given subject, effective planning can make all the difference to the outcome. It’s easy for students to become overwhelmed by the amount of work on their plate- which is all the more […]
Becoming A Study Story-teller
As workloads increase and pressure builds, it can be progressively harder to assimilate and retain all the necessary information we need to achieve academic success. Just as music can often be a wonderful conduit to taking in information, creating a fun, memorable narrative around particular study topics can be a […]
Transforming Your Study Area For 2017!
It’s always pleasing to hear our kids make plans and resolutions for more frequent and better studying in the coming year. One way to give those commitments a boost is to make the place where they study a cool area for them to return to. For those interested in an […]
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