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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

Try to write neatly on an essay test. If your teacher has trouble reading your handwriting, he may not understand what you are trying to say and you'll lose points.

Regina Hawthorne, Student, HS sophomore    Texas


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I don't worry about spelling or punctuation when I take notes in class. This way I can get more information down. But I go back to my notes later to make corrections so they'll be easier to study from for tests.

Rory L, Student, 11th grade    Texas


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Teaching Tips

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

Saving Students Work

Provide a file drawer in which you have a folder for each student in your class. Each student can file writing projects and important graded assignments in his or her folder. Encourage students to discard unneeded materials so that the folders do not become overly bulky.


Seat Students at Tables

I seat my students in groups of four or five at tables. This allows students to face each other and interact in positive ways. Students can work together in a cooperative manner. Also, it is easier for me to manage their behavior since I have to monitor several groups rather than twenty-five to thirty students.