iOS app Android app

Study Skills

Ink on Paper: Some Notes on Note-taking

Wray Herbert | Posted 03.30.2014 | College
Wray Herbert

Two Princeton University psychological scientists wondered if laptops, despite their plusses, might lead to a shallower kind of cognitive processing, and to lower quality learning. They decided to test the old and the new in a head-to-head contest.

From the 'K'radle of Kindergarten to the Glory of Graduation

Kelly Trotter King | Posted 08.10.2013 | Parents
Kelly Trotter King

We all know that it takes a village nowadays to raise our children and carry them from Kindergarten to graduation, so consider today the day you just added me to your personal village.

The Right Time To Hire A Tutor

Posted 10.02.2011 | Parents

Back to school season is right around the corner, and, as parents are busy buying supplies and helping their kids register for classes, many are also ...

Study Skills 2010: Not What You Think They Are

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

I read this well-researched article in The New York Times and found, much to my relief, that I do not need to inflict the study skills of my youth on my own children.

Starting School 30 Minutes Later Leads To Better School Performance

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

CHICAGO — Giving teens 30 extra minutes to start their school day leads to more alertness in class, better moods, less tardiness, and even healt...