We have lots of tips on our Study Skill & Tips page. Look it over! Have your child look it over. It is amazing the difference it can make when students learn how to take notes and study from them.
Here are some additional tips! And "Just 11 Really Helpful Study Tips From A Memory Expert!"
The Good Reads! page also has handouts from our Speaker Series. There are videos from presenters there as well. At first, you may have to work with your student to get organized and learn these skills, but before you know it, they will be able to do it on their own!
This is a great blog post, or "rant" as the author described it, on "Not every child is an A grade student. Why we must not let B/C/D be shameful." What caught my attention was the following - "They should be getting As and they are not. NO THEY SHOULD NOT BE GETTING As. We cannot all be good at everything. It’s ridiculous. It invalidates the whole point of an A."
At the Challenge Success conference, they talked a lot about PDF -
Our families, but most importantly, our students do not have enough of this! Let's all try to have more PDF in our lives!
Here's to a weekend full of PDF!