Keeping up one’s grades throughout the school year can be a challenge, especially when it’s late winter and that early school year enthusiasm is wearing thin…however, our Academic Manager Ms. Blanca has some great study tips. Read on to find out how students can achieve success throughout the school year.
Tip number 1 is to get organized! Ms. Blanca advises students to make a plan for the tasks they need to complete and when they are going to get them done. By finding a clear schedule that works for them, students are more likely to stick to their goals.
suggests that students review material several days in advance in small chunks. Students should also plan to study the material in different ways. This article has great study methods students can use to be successful.
School success tip number three is for students to manage their workspace. Ms. Blanca says that finding a study spot away from television and other distractions will boost a students’ productivity.
Ms. Blanca’s next piece of wisdom is to ask questions. “You’re in school to learn, so don’t be afraid to do just that! Asking for help—from a teacher, a tutor, or your friends—is a great way to make sure you truly understand the material,” she encourages.
Last but not least, Ms. Blanca emphasizes the importance of sleep. Getting a good night’s rest will improve students’ working memory and sharpen their focus.
We are so lucky to have such knowledgeable, supportive staff members who help our students establish healthy habits and prepare for college and career. Share these tips with a student in your life so they can achieve success throughout the school year!