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Making a wise choice between advancing your studies and pursuing a career

  (By Mary Davis) As you come to the end of your secondary school education, this is surely one of the most important questions that you will be contemplating. This is also a very important decision to make as it will likely affect your future in the long term. Before making a decision, it is [...]

Girl Talk! Steps To Applying Make-up

Eye makeup can define how natural or dramatic your look can be. Whether you want to learn a process you can use every day or look stunning for a special occasion, here’s how to get it right. Steps to Follow Start with a clean face: Wash your whole face with water before you begin applying [...]

The Secrets Of Top Students

(By Stefanie Weisman) Top students aren’t made, they’re born. After effortlessly absorbing whatever the teacher throws at them, they spout it back on tests and watch the A’s come rolling in. They have exceptionally high IQs, making it next to impossible for the rest of the class to compete with them. They’re the ones who [...]

TIPS: How to Improve Your Note Taking Skills in Class

  The major problem students have in taking notes is that they’re not really certain what the notes are to accomplish. Some students copy down every word the teacher says: other students write down a few facts without including any ideas that explain the facts. Studies have shown that students who do not take notes [...]

9 Behaviours that Make You Appear Less Intelligent Than You Really Are

Of course, we want to appear intelligent in social situations since this contributes to the right image we desire for ourselves. But could there really be some things that we do which give the exact opposite result? And to make matters ever much worse - with us being none the wiser? Well, you will appear intelligent [...]

Tips On How To Maintain Your Body During Harmattan Period

The harmattan is a trade wind strengthened by a low-pressure centre over the north coast of the Gulf of Guinea and a high-pressure centre located over northwestern Africa in winter and over the adjacent Atlantic Ocean during other seasons. In the summer it is undercut by the cooler winds of the southwest monsoon, blowing in [...]

Overcoming Teenage Depression

The teenage years can be tough, and it’s perfectly normal to feel sad or irritable every now and then. But if these feelings don’t go away or become so intense that you can’t handle them, you may be suffering from depression. The good news is that you don’t have to feel this way. Help is [...]

10 Time Management Tips for Students

One thing that accompanies high-school is the increase of independent time and this is a problem for some students who have several extracurricular activities that they attend and loads of homework on top of them. Does it seem like there's never enough time in the day to get everything done? Feel like you're always running [...]

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Do Seat Positions In Class Affect Students’ Academic Performance?

Which is your favourite seat position in class? For me back then, I love to sit somewhere in front. Maybe because of my visual perceptual modality, or, perhaps because of the proximity to the teacher. The choice of sitting position in class is somewhat dependent on the students. While some prefer to sit in front, [...]

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