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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 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 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

How activities and extracurriculars can help you get into your dream college or university

Grades are a factor for colleges or universities during the student selection process but there’s more to it than that. Yes, schools do care about grades, but recruiters are also looking for well-rounded individuals with transferable skills. Fortunately, there are several ways you can help your child build on their experience to stand out from… Continue reading How activities and extracurriculars can help you get into your dream college or university

Five tips for graduate school success

Graduate school is a chance to pursue your passion and build the foundation for a successful, fulfilling career doing what you love. If you have applied, and been accepted into a graduate program, this blog is for you. We have compiled a few suggestions on what to do after you receive your acceptance letter, and… Continue reading Five tips for graduate school success

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