This free study skills site is provided by Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources
A Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources
site for Educators, Students, and Parents
345,834 visitors have taken
our free online assessments

View all College Videos

  A good idea  
Keep an open mind when you read information in your textbook. You will not be able to think critically about what you read if you approach your reading with a rigid set of opinions and attitudes.

  Online, Interactive Study Skills Curriculums  
Print Edition Study Skills Curriculums  
  Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources
Study Skills Products for Elementary,
Middle, High School & LD
Math Study Skills Products
Study Skills Workshop: Online or DVD
Study Skills Guides
LD Handbooks LD Handbooks
Button to go to study skills products page
Study Skills Articles

College Articles

Online Learning

You may be one of the increasing numbers of students who is pursuing a college degree online. If so, follow these tips to help you be a successful online learner. To begin with, do not presume that online classes require less work and are easier than traditional classes.  
Click to read this article
Studying Articles

KWL Chart

A KWL chart is very useful for learning about a topic. The 'K' in the chart stands for what you already know about a topic. The 'W' stands for what else you want to learn about the topic. The 'L' stands for what you learned as you read your textbook and used reference sources.
Click to read this article
View all free study skills articles
Take one of our free self-assessments
Motivation Assessment
Math Study Skills Assessment
Free social skills assessment
Free procrastination assessment
Free self-esteem assessment
Free learning style assessment
Test Anxiety Assessment
Math Study Skills
Test Anxiety
Free Teaching Tips
Free teaching tip Maintain a folder in which to keep anything that is complimentary from your students and their parents. As you know, there will be times ... Another free teaching tip We're certain that at times you have given up, saying something to the effect that you had tried everything. Well, never give up. You never know what might work. Elaine, a former graduate student of ours, related the following experience she had ...
  Click to read entire teaching tip   Click to read entire teaching tip
    View all of our teaching tips
More than 1,300 free study tips
Learn more about Drs. Strichart and Mangrum
Free Study Tip I came up with a neat way to help me when I'm learning about countries in the world. I find their flag on the Internet and read about how the flag came about. I just read about the flag of Peru and learned how the colors came from the Incas. They ruled Peru before Spain did. The flags are also neat to look at.
submitted by Tony L
Student, 7th Grade
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Photo of Dr. Strichart and Dr. Mangrum
ou are currently visiting

Dr. Charles T. Mangrum and Dr. Stephen S. Strichart are two former university professors who formed Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources in 1997. The study skills curriculums & instructional programs they have developed for students from elementary school through college are used in schools, tutoring centers, and homeschooling throughout the United States, Canada, and many other parts of the world.

Dr. Mangrum and Dr. Strichart have authored textbooks and curriculum materials for many major publishers. They have published numerous articles and research studies in professional journals, and have made major presentations at state, national, and international conferences.

Click here to learn more about Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources
Another free Study Tip Turn on a bright light and sit in a comfortable chair. When you find yourself daydreaming, stand up and turn around. This will get you to realize when your mind wanders and get you back on track quickly.
  submitted by Lucinda S.
Student, 9th Grade
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Hi, my name is Jordyn and one important tip everyone should do is never give up and study until you know it by heart.
  submitted by Jordyn Zeiba-Peoples
Student, 5th Grade
Taunton, Massachusettes, USA
Submit your own study tip
View all of our free study tips
Site design, SEO and hosting by Arc Seven Technology
      © 2001-2016 Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources