Test Preparation

Listening to Music while Studying

Listening to Music while Studying 512 341 Teaching Staff

Some people enjoy listening to music while studying, while others say that it distracts them far too much. Whatever your stance, let’s take a look at the pros and cons…

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Persevering Through Exam Period

Persevering Through Exam Period 2560 1773 Teaching Staff

Exam season can be a very stressful time for any student. There is often a lot of pressure to do well, and since exams are usually worth a large part…

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Dealing With Test Anxiety

Dealing With Test Anxiety 1024 684 Teaching Staff

Writing tests can be very stressful and sometimes cause a type of anxiety known as test anxiety. Unfortunately, test anxiety can have a negative impact on test performance, lowering a…

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Tips for Studying Effectively

Tips for Studying Effectively 602 452 Teaching Staff

Everyone has been through the stress that accompanies studying. Whether it be for a quiz, test or final exam, finding an effective study method can be quite difficult. In preparation…

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Tips for Note Taking

Tips for Note Taking 750 325 Teaching Staff

For anyone that attends post-secondary institution knows that there is a truck load of information that they are given to keep straight. Between attending classes and participating in extracurriculars, students…

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Effective Time Management

Effective Time Management 398 286 Teaching Staff

As a student, managing your time is very important to ensure you are successful in your courses while also being able to have time for yourself. If you are able…

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A General Approach to Problem Solving in Math

A General Approach to Problem Solving in Math 750 422 Teaching Staff

Math strikes fear into the hearts of many.  For the students I have had the privilege of tutoring, word problems in particular have been their greatest obstacle. The methods described…

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A Guide to Essay Writing

A Guide to Essay Writing 960 567 Teaching Staff

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…

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5 Simple Steps to Improve your Confidence for Test-Taking

5 Simple Steps to Improve your Confidence for Test-Taking 2560 1707 Teaching Staff

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…

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4 Simple Steps to Increase Your Problem Solving Mastery

4 Simple Steps to Increase Your Problem Solving Mastery 1700 706 Teaching Staff

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…

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