School Morning Madness?
Does your family life get a little bit crazy in the mornings before school? You can stop this morning madness!
Be On Time
It's essential the students understand the importance of being on time. Students who are always on time are the people who earn the best grades, win scholarships and get into great colleges. In the working world, the people who are always on time are the people who get promotions.
Time Management Tips
Good time management skills can help students increase their grades and overall school work performance. By learning to complete assignments on time every time, students will have a better classroom experience. Discover which tips are right for you.
Time Management Tips from Readers
Are you always on time? What tips can you share about being punctual? Help others with time management!
It's never too late for setting goals for academic success. Some students will start at the beginning of the school year, others set goals after the New Year, but it doesn’t really matter when you start a new beginning. You may be prompted to set new goals for yourself for many reasons and at many times.
Organize Your Homework
Organize your homework with color coded supplies. With this method you will always know when a due date is looming.
Strategic Plan for Students
If you really want to be successful in high school, you can use a strategy that is used by many organizations. You can develop a strategic plan incorporating a mission statement, list of goals, and objectives.
Gmail Features for Students
Gmail can be a great time management tool for students. One strong feature is that Gmail comes with the great Google Calendar, and this means students can share calendar entries with others--like parents and teachers. With a Google account, parents and students alike can access student schedules, no matter where they are.
How to Say No
Learning to say no to people is one of the best things you can do for yourself, yet many people find it extremely difficult. Why? Because they want to be liked. The ironic thing is, people will like you better and respect you more if you say no when it’s appropriate!
5 Motivation Tips for Students
Do you need motivation for doing your homework? Sometimes we all need a little prodding when it comes to getting our work done. If you ever feel like homework is pointless, you may find inspiration in the following tips. The problems below have been submitted by real students.
Do You Put Off Your Homework?
All of us procrastinate from time to time. But sometimes, putting things off like homework or research can really hurt is in the long run. Don't listen to the little con man inside your head!
Gas in class? This is just one of the embarrassing distractions that can interrupt your studies and distract you. Successful students know how to avoid classroom distractions. Now you can too!
Remembering Homework Assignments
I left my homework at home! How many times have you said this? It’s a terrible feeling to know you’re going to get a failing grade on homework after you actually did the work. It seems so unfair! There are ways to prevent this dilemma and others, but you must be willing to prepare ahead of time to save yourself from future headaches.
Lighten Your Backpack
Backpack a pain? Studies show that up to 64 percent of students complain of back pain from carrying heavy backpacks. Learn how to lighten the load and save yourself from future aches!
Organize Your Homework Assignments
Organize your homework and your life with the Yahoo! calendar feature. Find easy step-by-step instructions for getting organized, whether you're working alone or you're creating a group project.
Sleep Deprivation and Homework
Do you have trouble getting to sleep at night? Do you stay up late to study for exams? The lack of sleep will have a negative effect on your academic performance.
Complete your assignments on time with backward planning. If you have trouble getting started on a project, try starting at the end for a change. Assignment deadlines make more sense when you look at them from end to start!
Preparing for the New School Year
To set yourself up for a successful school year, you can establish some standards and guidelines to follow through the entire year. A great plan may start with a simple conversation with parents which will lead to clear family communication, and it could include tools like checklists, which will help you stay on track and prepare for tests and...
Diligence is one of the key ingredients for success in school What is diligence?
Track Your Goals with a Goal Grid
Do you have trouble keeping track of your goals? Need a way to measure your accomplishments? A simple goal grid will do the trick.
Procrastination Help for Students
Is procrastination holding you back? It may be time to turn inward and have some healthy self-reflection. Ask yourself these questions and get a realistic look at your habits and your performance. You may be on track, or you may be holding yourself back.