• I’ve heard a lot of discussions over the past few years that discuss A-levels and IB. I even had to go through this discussion with my parents, teachers, tutors and junior students (students in the years below me). I’ll get this out of the way, I’ve done A-levels myself. 4 A-levels actually. And the new […]

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  • I remember when I was in middle school (year 10 and 11). I was doing my GCSE/iGCSEs at that time and was studying about 8 subjects. I used to laugh at the A-level students, I thought to myself “I do 8 subjects and these guys do like 3, how are they even stressed?” It turns […]

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  • When it comes to taking notes, students often question whether they should write their notes by hands or type them up on a device. However, writing notes by hand is the far superior method because it allows you to be more flexible and adaptive to the content. Because you write slower than you type, you […]

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  • Every student has to study whether they like it or not, or whether they’re good at studying or not. I know you have definitely heard the saying: “study smart, not hard” but I just want to address this statement really quickly. When it comes to studying, there is definitely a factor of quality vs. quantity […]

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  • The time is finally here, whether you have an exam today or tomorrow (or maybe even a few days from now; I have to commend you for planning ahead!). How would you go about preparing yourself for the examination though? There are generally two ways, we as students, go about this and usually it’s a […]

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  • When it comes to study tips, you’ve probably gone through a list of things like exercise regurly, eat healthy foods and sleep well. Now, all three of these things are absolutely vital to our studying and learning processes but they just seem too generic. Assuming you have all the basic stuff covered, let’s look at […]

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  • A habit is a type of behavior that requires little thinking and energy to start, you’ve done it so many, it almost seems natural. Of course, not all habits are good. They’re not all bad either. But we need to take them as being positive so we can utilise them best. Creating a habit takes […]

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  • Motivation is funny. Somedays you have it, somedays you don’t. As students, we may find that we fall into the attitude of  “I don’t feel like doing work” much too often. But how can you get yourself to do work when you do fall into this attitude? Let’s explore how we can get ourselves motivated […]

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  • You’ve probably heard this statement before: “readers and leaders”, it’s often by a flood of information for why you should read books. You then find out that almost every high-achiever on the planet is a reader (Bill gates, Warren Buffet, Mark Zuckerberg, Oprah Winfrey to name a very few). It’s not very difficult to find […]

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  • You’ve probably heard of Skillshare by now and that’s probably true because you clicked to this article. But today we will look deep into Skillshare and see whether it is worth getting a membership in 2019. What’s Skillshare Skillshare is an online learning platform that teaches skills that fall into the category of “Creative”, “Business”, […]

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