6 Ways to Stay Connected to Your Child’s Teacher and School

Now that school’s been in session for several months, our kids are definitely more comfortable with their teachers, new friends, and hopefully their more structured routines. After- school activities, sporting events, play dates, andhomework are the norm now...

6 Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language

The word ‘learning’ might stop you from achieving your dream, making you think about the school years, teachers, exams, and grades. Learning a foreign language should not be boring, tiresome and stressful. On Smart Language Learner...

9 Ways to Keep Studying Even When You Don’t Feel Like it

1. Limit Your Session Length The most important one. And for a reason. If you feel frustrated or overwhelmed during a study session, it’s difficult to sit it out if you have two more hours to go....

Does Your School Performance Predict Your Future?

Academic performance is often lauded as the most important element of your education, so much that it’s become commonplace to equate it with intelligence. And if you had a penny every time your teachers or...

How To Stay Awake All Night To Study Before Exam Without Feeling Sleepy

We all have gone through when we try to stay awake at night while studying before an exam or test but your mom finds you sleeping tight when she gets coffee for you. So what...

Preparing for your exams – Keeping your mind and body healthy

Every student knows the lead up to final exam time can be stressful. Thankfully there are plenty of easy methods you can use to keep your stress levels down and prepare yourself mentally and physically...

What makes a teacher outstanding?

Parents eager for their children to get the best education possible often turn to lists and maps showing which local schools have been judged “outstanding” by school inspectors. But there is a big problem in the...

Seven ways education needs to change in 2017

1. Put subjects at the heart of the curriculum In the current climate, the true meaning of education has been lost. In its purest form, education is the simple means of passing knowledge and understanding on...

Do You Know Your Learning Style?

Success in school relies on many things. One aspect many new college students may underestimate when first starting out? Their individual learning styles. The truth is that all learning styles are not created equal: We...

5 Online Tools to Enhance Your Learning

Studying is hard—it should be. If it feels difficult, your brain is trying to learn something new. Studying doesn’t have to happen with your nose in a book, though. Sometimes you need to see something to...