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Includes more than 100 practical articles. Topics include good study habits, managing time, reading and taking notes from textbooks, learning styles, preparing for college, study motivation, setting goals, and much more. Each can be printed.

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Includes more than 1,500 useful study tips submitted by students, teachers, and parents from all over the world. The tips range from elementary school through college, and even graduate school. You will see an archive of tips going all the way back to 2007.

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Includes assessments for learning style, test anxiety, procrastination, concentration, motivation, math study skills, social skills, and self-esteem. Each assessment takes about five minutes to complete. You will immediately see your score along with recommendations.

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Study Tips

Here are two study tips from over 1,500 tips submitted by students and teachers

Here are six steps to smarter studying: 1. Pay attention in class. 2. Take good notes. 3. Plan ahead for tests and projects. 4. Break it down. (If you have a bunch of stuff to learn, break it into smaller chunks). 5. Ask for help if you get stuck. 6. Get a good night's sleep!

Thoola Saudhulla, Student, 8    Maldives


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Before going to study you should select the topic in which you have interest. Then go through different books about that topic. Summarize what you read in notes. Then read them carefully and highlight the most important information.

Swarna Karalipa Barik, Student, 10th grade    Malaysia


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Teaching Tips

Here are two teachings tips from our collection of over 250 practical tips

Transition from recess or PE

Some students become overly excited and even hyperactive following recess or PE. Follow the physical activity with a brief quiet time (five to ten minutes) in which the students listen to calming music. You can also do this after a test or a long period of seat work. Doing this can also have the positive by-product of developing your students' appreciation for music.


Don't Assume Understanding

Teachers often make the mistake of asking students if they understand something. Students will almost always say that they do, even when they don't. Instead, ask them to explain it to you. You can then expand their understanding.