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7 MUST-ASK QUESTIONS Parents Should Ask Teachers

This new session offers you a fresh slate to rewrite your academic story, improving where you struggled last session as well as learning from your mistakes. Yet, you shouldn't be the only one to be bothered about this, your parents can help too. But how? Let's see. Getting to know your teachers can help your [...]

11 Solid Reasons Why Dropping Out of School Is a TERRIBLE IDEA

Dropping out of school might seem like the easier route to take when academics get tough or when you have to deal with family, personal, or financial troubles. While there is no one-size-fit-all solution to these problems, below are some reasons why you should give much thought to the contemplation of dropping out of school. [...]

Don’t Just Study Harder, Study Smarter! Consider 4 Ways of Doing This

How many times have you been told by parents, advisers, and teachers alike to study harder? But what does it even mean to study hard? Do you have to study until your head hurts? It sure sounds like it! The whole idea of studying harder suggests that you are really not putting in your best [...]

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4 Reasons Why Hobbies are Just as Important as Academics

Did you know that having a robust life outside academics is one of the requirements for admission into the best universities in the world? A lot of Straight A students with zero life outside academics have been known to be turned down! Why are hobbies and extra-curricula activities such an important part of life? Are [...]

5 Things Every Teenage Boy Should Know About Life

Good advice for teenage boys often comes from fathers, teachers, mentors, and role models. These are the people you look up to as an example of the type of person you aspire to be in your own life. Whether you're seeking advice about girls, school, sports, or everyday wisdom, there are answers out there, and [...]

Always Follow Your Passion, It Will Take You Places

These were the words of encouragement given to students at Corona Secondary School’s 3-day Art Exhibition held at the Gbagada branch of the school to mark the school's 60th anniversary. The Vice-Principal, Mr. Paul Oba urged parents to allow their children study their course of passion, since success does not depend on what is studied, [...]