These Tips will Help you Boost your Brain Power

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The brain does a lot of thing, including helping you to learn new things. Ever imagined how miserable life would be if your brain were to permanently fail to assimilate all those new information that is thrust at you every day at school? Indeed, life would be horrible! But do you know that there are [...]

A Look at some of the Reasons Teenagers Like Taking Risks

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As you may well know, taking risks is a normal thing for most teenagers. For them, it's like testing the boundaries and living the prime life; it is their own way of  discovering life on their own terms. Indeed, the average teen takes at least one major risk before outgrowing teenagehood. Interestingly, no matter the [...]

Here are the Reasons why some Students Study hard and still Fail

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We hate to admit this, but quite a number of students learn their books and still fail their exams. These students do all the necessary things- plotting their timetables, sticking to said timetables and doing all the assignments and homework given them. Yet they fail!  This makes one wonder what could be responsible for this. [...]

Library 101: Introduction to some of the basic Rules to effective Library Use

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Ideally speaking, every student's favourite place should be the library. However, I must admit that this is usually not the case. That not withstanding, there are quite a number of students make out time to visit the library on a daily. This is a good thing, even though not all of them are familiar with [...]

Financial Literacy: Useful Money Concepts for Teens

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Financially literacy is undoubtedly necessary for overall success in life.  It in in this light that  it is important for teenagers learn about financial skills and actually use such skills. Parents must endeavour to teach their children these skills, while teachers reinforce the knowledge by incorporating financial literacy in their classroom talks. In the spirit [...]

Reasons why Competition is good for Teens

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There is no gainsaying the fact that in life, competition is rife. Sometimes we find ourselves competing, not necessary because we want to but because we have to. In order to get ahead in life, we must indeed complete. Therefore, the question of whether or not competition is good for teenagers is one that could [...]

Reasons why ICT is indispensable in the Education Process

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It is alarming that in 2017, some schools are still reluctant to fully make use of the opportunities provided by information technology. Agreed, quite a number of schools are ICT non-compliant not necessarily because they so desire, but because they lack the resources to do so. Yet, there are schools that could afford it but [...]

Practical Tips to Coping with Addiction among Teens

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Addiction is the state of dependency on something (and in rare cases someone) in order to function. In other words, it is a situation whereby a person has little or no control over their lives without the company of the substances or habits they have gotten so used to. There are different forms of addiction [...]

Attention Teens! Here is a Lesson on Gratitude

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A blast of cold air to his face… That’s the last thing Makinde remember after he  walked into the banking hall just before everything went blank. The next thing he knew, he was waking up in a crowded hospital Ward. It had been two days, and there was  a bandage on his neck which hurt. [...]

Students’ 20 top Tips for picking a Course (for prospective JAMBITES)

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Choosing the right course to study and even the right tertiary institution to attend can be a daunting task. First, you have to figure out the subjects you are best at, and then choose the school you stand the most chance to get admitted into. Most times you are right with your choices, other [...]

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