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'Tis the season to be....stressed

THE SUMMER TERM: Some thoughts about what our children get and what they actually need.

I have little doubt that most people will have seen the letter from Mrs Thom, a Year 6 teacher, to her class as the weekend homework before their SATs.

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Wellbeing, Mental Health, Parenting, Education.

J&J: What Is the Best Way to Prepare for a Test?

J&J are Touro California Director of Academic Support Dr. Jill Alban, Ed.D. and Learning Specialist Jennifer Pimentel, MAEd.  

Dear J&J,

Thank you for starting up an efficient learning blog for TUC students! 738 more words

Study Strategies

I knew once I made the decision to become a dentist I also accepted the path God created for me. The courses I took in college felt like  boxing matches ..I gave it my all but there were some fights I left without having victory so I already knew within myself I needed some rematches. 526 more words


Testing Prayer

I wait quietly before God, for my victory comes from him. Psalm 62:1

She sits quietly with her book open, sometimes reading the material aloud so she can hear what she is reading.

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Parenting Teens

A Student With Test Anxiety

If a student came to me with test anxiety, I would have a conversation with that student about their perceived situation and ask if they know of anything in specific that can help with the test anxiety.  594 more words

PTE 401

Common causes of test anxiety and how to solve them

In “Text Anxiety: Causes and Remedies,” Dr. Maryellen Weimer addresses the issue of test anxiety and how it affects students from kindergarten to graduate school. She presents a study that confirms the general idea that those with test anxiety have lower cumulative GPAs at the college level, but reminds us that although this is the case, tests are not going to disappear from the college landscape. 182 more words

Current Events - Instructors

Test Anxiety Takes a Toll

Fellow instructors:

Here are some things that I have found helpful when working with students with test anxiety.

Initial anxiety can come from many factors, I have included a series of questions that my help get at the root of the initial anxiety. 824 more words

PTE 401 Student Support And Guidance