Posts Tagged ‘Exams’
We recently received an email from a student who related that they did poorly in their exams – a lot lower than expected, and were depressed because they felt that their goal was slipping away and now seemed impossible. This often is a common issue after large exams – and the student in question wanted [...]
Your exams begin in two days.
So, what should you be doing the night before the exam?
The answer of this question largely depends on your level of preparation, but I will nevertheless attempt to lay down some basic principles to guide you.
Over the last couple of weeks I have been writing about this idea of ‘deliberate practice’ – that top student’s essentially prepare and study differently, and this is essentially the key to academic success. Today, I want to continue on this theme – and in doing so answer a question which was emailed to me [...]
Just a short post this week. Things have been a little crazy at my end (which has also resulted in a slight slow-down in the rate of my posts!) Many Year 11 and Year 12 students have been getting their results back from assessments and half-yearlies exams recently. As a result, I have had a [...]