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What better way to zombie-proof yourself than to shrink your brain? That’s right, you can easily […]
Take a look at this fantastic, very thorough post on note-taking¬†from the “Simply In Control” blog. […]
Did you ever try to iron a shirt with a cold iron? Could you get that […]
What do the experts say are the top two ways we store knowledge? Learners acquire and […]
Why take class notes all by your lonesome when you can work with a buddy (or […]
Don’t you hate it when you’re talking to someone on the phone and you can tell […]
Recently, a student asked me for my hot list of academic life-changers; key study skills you […]
Need a step-by-step formula for puttin’ the hurt on your current course load? Want to muscle […]
~~The “100 Words (or Less)” series gives you a super-short summary of what you need to […]
Check out this great study skills video revealing six of my most powerful (and immediately useful) […]
Summarizing and Note Taking Effective summarizing requires analysis that leads to deeper understanding. Students benefit from […] has put together a very straightforward guide to taking superior notes using the Cornell Method.
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Don’t waste time rewriting the same long names and words in your notes. Create a key […]
The Cliff’s Notes website has a very extensive list of online study aids for students in […]
Did you know that reading over your notes repeatedly is one of the LEAST effective ways […]
(this is an updated version of a post from January 2008) I’ve posted quite a bit […]
What could be more normal than drinking a tall glass of ice tea on a hot […]
Note Taking: Enough is Enough Part 1 was about how cramming actually costs you waaaay more […]