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18 Aug Posted by in Parenting, Study Tips and Strategies, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on A Guide to Essay Writing

A Guide to Essay Writing

A Guide to Essay Writing

Recently, SchoolTutoring Academy published a blog entitled, “4 Simple Steps to Increase Your Problem Solving Mastery”. This blog offered a generalized approach for all types of problems, including the problems that occur while writing essays. I encourage you to check out that blog (here’s the link to it: http://schooltutoring.com/blog/4-simple-steps-to-increase-your-problem-solving-mastery/) because it is a great place…

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5 Simple Steps to Improve your Confidence for Test-Taking

5 Simple Steps to Improve your Confidence for Test-Taking

It is not a far stretch to say that preparation for any test at school begins in the classroom. Any material that is covered in class could appear on a test, and the time spent with the material in class is practice for a test. There are many things you can do for yourself to…

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4 Simple Steps to Increase Your Problem Solving Mastery

4 Simple Steps to Increase Your Problem Solving Mastery

Every single subject taught in school is evaluated in one way: by having students solve problems. These problems take many different forms. In English, you may be asked to write about literary features of a book, poem, or play. In history, you may be asked to analyze a particular historical event, and its effects on…

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17 Jun Posted by in Career Planning, Colleges and Universities, Education, Managing Your Education, Parenting, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Is IB the Right Choice for your Child?

Is IB the Right Choice for your Child?

Is IB the Right Choice for your Child?

High school education is topic of concern for many parents. Choosing a program that is the right fit for your child can mean the difference between getting into university or college and struggling to finish high school. This is important because in this day and age a high school education is no longer considered an…

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SAT Redesign

SAT Redesign

Spring of 2016 will give a rise to another version of the SAT. Yes, that is correct, SAT format, style, and questions will be redesigned in the near future. Students planning to write SAT before March 2016 will still be writing the current test. How is the new SAT Test different? Optional Essay The redesigned…

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30 Jul Posted by in Learning Methodologies and Styles, Study Tips and Strategies, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Active Studying Tips

Active Studying Tips

Active Studying Tips

Active studying is a very important skill to have because it will significantly increase a student’s ability to retain information. If used properly, active studying will drastically decrease the amount of time a student needs to spend studying. Students often spend long hours studying but feel that they can only absorb a small amount of…

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24 Jul Posted by in Education, Learning Methodologies and Styles, Parenting, Study Tips and Strategies, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Seeking Assistance in School

Seeking Assistance in School

Seeking Assistance in School

Students are often under the misconception that asking for help is a sign of weakness. This is common because many students think that this act will de-legitimize their grade. Often, the result is that the student will fall behind in their studies and fail. Do not fall for this misconception! Learning is an ambiguous process…

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18 Jul Posted by in Education, Learning Methodologies and Styles, Study Tips and Strategies, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Proper Use of Study Groups

Proper Use of Study Groups

Proper Use of Study Groups

Everyone has their own learning style. Some students prefer to study alone without any distractions while others prefer to study in a group. Every student must understand his own learning style in order to maximize their study time. A serious study group is a one of the best techniques to improve your studying. While everyone…

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15 Jul Posted by in Learning Methodologies and Styles, Study Tips and Strategies, Test Preparation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on An Effective Method for Solving Problems

An Effective Method for Solving Problems

An Effective Method for Solving Problems

Many students struggle with developing an effective method for solving problems. The aim of this blog is to discuss a problem solving model, which may prove effective for students who struggle in this area. This model should be treated as a guideline, or starting place for struggling students, as students usually possess the necessary skills…

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Holistic Studying

Holistic Studying

A student preparing for a test is just like an athlete preparing for a big sports game, an actor preparing for a big performance, or an entrepreneur preparing for a big presentation. To perform highly in these events, one must be fully mentally prepared for the task at hand. One major factor in mental preparation…

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