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Tips for choosing a post-secondary school

It’s not your imagination: graduation is creeping closer and closer. And whether you can’t wait for the next big step in your life or wish that things would stay the same a little longer, you have some big decisions to make. College and university admission letters are starting to roll in. If you’re lucky enough… Continue reading Tips for choosing a post-secondary school

Habits that will change your productivity at school

High school is a busy time. You have classes to attend, homework and assignments to prepare, and tests and exams to study for. Then there are extra-curricular activities like sports, clubs, and music lessons to fit in, perhaps a part-time job, and without question a rich social life. Here are 10 productivity tips to help… Continue reading Habits that will change your productivity at school

Three academic resolutions to make 2022 your best school year ever

The last couple of years has been an enormous challenge for even the most dedicated students. Switching between online classes and in-person learning and changes to school schedules have made it difficult for many of us to have the academic experience that perhaps we had in mind. But a new year is a new opportunity—one… Continue reading Three academic resolutions to make 2022 your best school year ever

5 tips to help you prepare for final exams

Exam season is coming! For many students, it involves sleepless nights and an endless list of review topics. Some anxiety is normal, but there’s no need to go overboard with your worries. Try these tips to help you better prepare while also dialing down the stress factor: Start now! Even if exams aren’t for another… Continue reading 5 tips to help you prepare for final exams

How to make the most out of Reading Week in post-secondary school

Reading week is a time to have fun and catch up and prepare for all your exams and deadlines ahead.  To ensure you’re making the most out of your time, we’ve created a list of tips on how you can get organized and enjoy this upcoming reading week. Know when you’re most productive To be… Continue reading How to make the most out of Reading Week in post-secondary school

Five reasons why you should get involved in student clubs

Everyone wants to make the most out of their post-secondary years. What if we told you there’s a way to pick up new concepts, indulge your interests, make friends and learn valuable life skills all along the way? It’s easy when you join a student club, association or committee. If you’re introverted, juggling a full… Continue reading Five reasons why you should get involved in student clubs

The ups and downs of taking a gap year

To take a gap year, or not to take a gap year? For many students wrapping up high school, that is the question. To help you make an informed decision, we spoke to parents and former students about the pros and cons of taking time off both prior to and during post-secondary school to learn… Continue reading The ups and downs of taking a gap year

Setting yourself up for e-learning success

Online learning has become essential to education in the past year, yet developing skills for success with e-learning doesn’t always come naturally. Some students may thrive on the independence and flexibility they gain from learning on their own schedule, but others might need to find ways to reproduce school structure at home. If you’re attending… Continue reading Setting yourself up for e-learning success

Start your second semester off right

The past year hasn’t really gone according to plan for anyone. For some students who just completed their first semester of post-secondary, the school system was difficult to navigate (thanks to COVID). Others may have handled the semester better than expected. Either way, a new semester has just begun and there’s always room for improvement.… Continue reading Start your second semester off right

10 study strategies to help you ace your finals

No matter where you are in the world, school looks a little different this year. This is especially true when it comes to writing your final exams and completing end-of-year assignments. Whether you’re home by yourself or quarantined with family, you may have to make a few adjustments to keep yourself on track and use… Continue reading 10 study strategies to help you ace your finals

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