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"If you want to pass, just put in effort, and you will succeed. If that effort means studying, do so."
Student, 9th grade
"''First, we need to listen attentively to what the teacher says in the class. After we get home we should read our notes. Then make some more notes of what we remember. It will not be forgotten. We shouldn't think about other things when we study.''"
Student, 9th grade
Bahir Da, Ethiopia
"If you are going over the test before you take it, chew a piece of gum. It keeps your mind relaxed and you remember stuff better."
Student, 8th grade
New York, New York
"Learn the information you DON'T know. Many students study what they know. However, this is not the best use of study time. Find out what you don't know and learn that."
Teacher, 10th grade
Wellington, New Zealand
"The first and last sentence in a paragraph are very important. If you are in a hurry these are the words to read. Also, if time permits, read each paragraph three times. First, a general scan; second, a quick read; third, a read for facts etc. Learn as much as you can. It will pay off in the years after your formal education."
Teacher, Community College
"First, always make sure you understand the topic. Second, form questions about the topic and think of the answers. Third, think about the questions and answers often. Fourth, discuss them with your friends.
"If you want to be a successful learner, you have to follow these steps. First, listen to what is said in class to focus your attention; second, think through what you have you have learned; third, if you are in trouble you must ask whoever can help you; and fourth, write down what you learn to help you remember what you have studied."
Student, Grade 12
Phmon Penh City, Cambodia
"i will write something over and over, or say it over and over, or listen to something over and over, or read something over and over. Then I will have it. "