School & Colleges
A Back-to-School Checklist for Teens Only
You already know what school supplies you'll be needing for when you head back to school...but what about all the other, non-material stuff? This teens-only back to school checklist can help you out.
Having trouble getting serious about studying? These high school study tips will get you in the right mindset to study for your final exams, or just for your average, everyday quiz.
How to Write a Research Paper
Need help writing a research paper that's just been assigned to you? (Or maybe it was assigned to you weeks ago, and you're staring the deadline in the face? Whoops.) Never fear: research papers aren't as scary as they sound. Follow these tips on how to write a research paper and you'll be well on your way before you can even say "thesis...
How to Get Into Your Dream College
You've studied for the SATs, participated in school activities and volunteered in the community. Your grades aren't bad, you've got big ambitions and your teachers love you. You've got your heart set on one or two schools, but you've heard that it's hard to get in. What should you do? Read on to find out.
How to Prepare For an Oral Presentation
At some point during your time as a student, you'll be assigned an oral presentation such as a book report, debate or PowerPoint presentation. How can you get your point across to the class in an interesting way, avoid getting nervous and get a good grade to boot? Here are a few tips to help you achieve all three of these goals.
10 Things You Need to Know About Dropping Out of School
Get information about what it's like to drop out of school, and what might happen to you after you drop out.
How to Boost Your Memory Power
The Memory Palace technique -- also known as the "method of loci"-- is a great way to memorize lists and organize large sets of information in your mind. Believe it or not, it's fun, too! Here's a quick guide on how to use a Memory Palace to improve your memory.
What Should You Do After High School?
Graduating from high school is the end of an era. Gone are the days of carefree learning and socializing with friends. Now you need to decide what you are going to do with the rest of your life and that is no small decision to make. Let's take a quick look at your options.
How to Fit In At Your New School
A new school can be scary and intimidating and fitting in can seem overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be that way. With a few simple strategies, a little bit of effort, a few hours of your day and a positive attitude you'll be fitting in at your new school (or making a new name for your self at the old one) in no time.
Do Better In School This Year
If you're anything like I was in school you are capable of higher grades than the ones you actually get. The biggest barrier for most teens isn't how smart they are but how diligent they are about learning.
What Should You Do After High School?
Graduating from high school is the end of an era. Gone are the days of carefree learning and socializing with friends. Now you need to decide what you are going to do with the rest of your life and that is no small decision to make.
6 Tips For Surviving Your First Day of School
Up late tossing and turning before your first day of school? Don't worry, it won't be that bad. Just keep your head up and follow this guide.
How to Choose the Right College for You
This article tells you exactly how to pick the place you'll spend the next four years of your life at.
5 Tips for Taking the SATs
Taking the SAT and don't know how to start studying? These quick tips will raise your score, guaranteed.
How Every Grade Should Make the Most of Their School Year
As you begin to prepare for what’s to come, take a look at these quick tips for making next year the best yet.