Even in the year 2016, when we have all of the technology in the world right at our fingertips, the old-fashioned practice of handwriting notes in class continues to be the best method of learning. Actually writing things down on paper – not typing them, not plugging them into your iPhone, not listening to a recording or watching a video – is still the most effective way to memorize and comprehend the material.
Free STEM Websites for Grades 6-12: Middle School and High School
As an editor of the high school newspaper, the editor-in-chief of the high school literary magazine, and a college journalism major, I have clearly always been someone who doesn’t mind writing a research paper or an essay. In fact, I welcomed these assignments when I was still in school. I would pick a 10-page essay over a math test literally any day of the week. I’m a fast writer and I managed to get good grades on my papers even when I admittedly didn’t try very hard.
18 Back To School DIY Projects That Will Keep Your Work Organized
As September inches closer, dread about the new school year mixes with your lofty goals of getting straight As and staying super organized, put together, and on top of everything. You buy lots of new school supplies that you hope will help you keep it together, you invest in planners (or make your own), you … Read More
11 Useful Tips & Tricks That'll Help You with Your Procrastination Problem
We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but the first day of school is coming up sooner than you’d like. We know, we know — where the heck did summer go?! But while you wish you could do everything in your power to postpone the time that you have to resume waking up early, doing homework, etc., the fact is you can’t, and that’s why you should take steps to make the inevitable moment better than ever before! Check out the following hacks, tips and tricks that’ll help you prepare for your 1st…