Supporting your child with exams

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Exams are fast approaching across many year levels starting with Year 12’s.  This year more than ever, as a result of the pandemic, students are probably feeling a little more anxious than usual even though exams often create this feeling amongst many students anyway.  In supporting your child with exams […]

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How to remember more of what you study

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Do you sometimes feel lost during study time? Not really sure if you’re studying the right stuff? Worried it’s not sinking in and you’ll mind blank during an exam?   Then be sure to tune in this podcast interview I did with one of my fellow coaches Kate Gladdin, for […]

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The forgetting curve

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The forgetting curve is such an important tool that all students need to know about when it comes to learning.  It can really help them to achieve better results! Regularly students tell me that they feel they understand and know their subject content only to find in test or exam […]

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10 Benefits of studying in a group

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Many students ask me whether they should work in groups when preparing for tests or exams.  My response is yes and that there are at least 10 benefits of studying in a group if planned at the outset.  Such sessions can be really useful if prepared for and done well.  […]

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Why do students cram when it comes to exams?

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So let me ask you why do students cram when it comes to exams?  With mid year exams around the corner in the Southern Hemisphere and final exams in the Northern Hemisphere approaching, I thought it was a good time to have a discussion around cramming and exams.  In my […]

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