How do I study for exams when there is SO much to do? Where do I start? How do I stay motivated? What do I focus on? How much study should I do?
These are the questions we are here to help with.
Studying for exams is hard, and boy can it be stressful.
And to make matters worse, we are usually not taught how to study! GAH!!!
For most students, apart from a few mid-semester assignments and tests, an entire year’s worth of school boils down to one exam, and you’re not given many (if any) second chances. The grades you get in your exams are the ones you’re stuck with.
It is nuts that we’re not taught how to study effectively. After all, what use is spending all of those hours at school if you don’t know how to study and get the grades you’re capable of?!
And that’s the really sad thing — so many students who are capable of getting good grades don’t achieve them, because they don’t know how to study effectively.
This is where we come in!
We have refined our study process over the years, and (forgive us for bragging a little) we have gotten really good at studying, sitting exams and getting good grades.
So we are here to share everything we know about studying, and studying for exams, with you!
Studying is a learnt skill. Just like learning how to ride a bike, how to swim, or how to read, studying is something that can be taught, and that you can learn. Even if school doesn’t come naturally to you.
If you are feeling overwhelmed by school and exams, we are here to help you. You are not alone.
No matter what kind of grades you are aiming for or what you want to do when you graduate high school, we want to help you get to wherever it is that you want to go.
We are here to help you study and get the exam grades you’re capable of.
What do you do now?
To start off, make sure you take our Learning Styles Quiz to find out what your predominant Learning Style is, and check out our previous articles in the Blog which are packed FULL of studying tips.
What do they cost? It’s up to you.
And finally, if you ever have ANY questions or comments, we’re only an email away. We’d love to hear from you!
We can’t wait to help you reach your study goals.
Clare & Chris (The Study Gurus)
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