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Design the Perfect Home Learning Corner for Your Child

Guest post by Susan Good

The kitchen table might seem like the best spot for your child to do homework, but the truth is, it’s far from an ideal space for learning. 656 more words

Test Prep

finding peace with test taking

The end of my first year back to school is almost over, with my chemistry and physics final both happening on Wednesday of next week.  I signed up for a $2350 MCAT test prep course (what a fucking racket, that’s all I have to say about that) for the summer to help me with the August 31st MCAT I registered for to make up for the fact that I’m missing organic and biochemistry for this round of testing.    463 more words

How To Increase Your Capacity To Memorize Information And Overcome Test Anxiety

If you are a student who is trying to bring up your grades, there are a list of tricks that will help you to amplify your capacity to focus your concentration, absorb the data that you study, and bring it back to consciousness during an exam without being subjected to mental blocks or test anxiety. 491 more words

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Meditation App for Teens

Headspace is not specifically for test anxiety, but it can be a great addition to any teen’s study skills toolbox. Most teens I teach or tutor have never meditate d. 45 more words

Tips For Success

When Success Becomes Reality

Four months ago I took a job that I didn’t want but needed in order to pay my bills. I thought I had nothing else left but to take a call-center job… ugh. 522 more words

Test anxiety: Tests can make you feel sick, right?

What perfect timing! I have a midterm coming up so I can tell you all about my experience with test anxiety. 436 more words

It's Exam Time!

With the end of the school year approaching, there is always excitement about summer vacation.  But with this, is the seemingly gigantic obstacle that needs to be overcome before the bliss of sunny days and freedom: exams.  612 more words

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