TIPS TO IMPROVE ACTIVE LISTENING SKILLS

2020-02-21T17:45:06+01:00

INTRODUCTION According to the Oxford Living Dictionaries, to listen is to give attention to sound or action. When listening, one is hearing what others are saying and trying to understand what it means. The act of listening involves cognitive and behavioural processes. Listening is an important component of learning. A student’s ability to actively listen [...]

TIPS TO IMPROVE ACTIVE LISTENING SKILLS2020-02-21T17:45:06+01:00

The New Superpower

2020-02-21T11:58:16+01:00

Share everything. That was Robert Fulghum’s first lesson in Kindergarten. It turns out that learning to share will be even more important than Fulghum thought. How we share will shape the next 50 years of human existence. Production has been the focus of modern economies. We’ve reached the point where we’re good enough at production to feed, clothe, [...]

The New Superpower2020-02-21T11:58:16+01:00

10 TIPS TO REDUCE HOMEWORK STRESS

2020-02-21T18:07:08+01:00

INTRODUCTION Homework is an essential part of school education and can not be avoided. It is normal for students to get overwhelmed or frustrated as a result of multiple difficult homework, but this goes further to cause a serious damage on their ability to focus and retain vital information. It can also lead to piled [...]

10 TIPS TO REDUCE HOMEWORK STRESS2020-02-21T18:07:08+01:00

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO STUDY?

2020-02-21T19:12:56+01:00

INTRODUCTION Learning to manage your time effectively is an important skill in life. The perfect time to study is different for everyone. As long as you are consistent in your schedule, your brain and body will get used to studying at the same time every day. It’s important to pick a good location without distractions [...]

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO STUDY?2020-02-21T19:12:56+01:00

GUIDE TO DIFFERENT TYPES OF ESSAYS

2020-02-17T16:35:05+01:00

WHAT IS AN ESSAY? The word essay was gotten from a Latin ‘exagium’ which can be translated to mean “presenting one’s case”. An essay is generally a piece of writing outlining the writer's perspective or story. It is often considered synonymous with a story or an article.  TYPES OF ESSAYS There are so many types of essays [...]

GUIDE TO DIFFERENT TYPES OF ESSAYS2020-02-17T16:35:05+01:00

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS THAT CAN AFFECT YOUR GRADE

2020-02-14T19:03:03+01:00

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS are anti-social behaviours. This refers to behaviours that are not acceptable by society and can cause harm to the wellbeing and the image of the society. A nation in which majority of its citizens engage in negative acts brings bad name, poor image and disrespect. Below are some negative behaviours that [...]

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS THAT CAN AFFECT YOUR GRADE2020-02-14T19:03:03+01:00

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs

2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

  The new year has begun with a flurry of activity from the World Economic Forum and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development that provides a blueprint for education and business leaders concerned with the future of work. In September, the WEF published the Future of Jobs Report 2018 and it’s now a hot topic at the annual gathering of [...]

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

BASIC TIPS FOR PROPER CLASSROOM ETIQUETTE

2020-02-13T16:18:56+01:00

ETIQUETTE Etiquette refers to the set of conventional rules of personal behaviour in polite society, usually in the form of an ethical code that outlines the expected and accepted social behaviours that accord with the norms observed by a society or a social group. Etiquette in simpler words is defined as good behaviour which distinguishes [...]

BASIC TIPS FOR PROPER CLASSROOM ETIQUETTE2020-02-13T16:18:56+01:00

SIX STUDENT BEHAVIOURS THAT WILL CAUSE YOUR TEACHER TO LIKE YOU

2020-02-13T17:57:05+01:00

BEHAVIOUR Behaviour simply refers to the way and manner in which one acts or conducts oneself, especially towards others. Below are positive behaviours that will catch your teacher’s attention. 1. GO TO CLASS EARLY No teacher is happy to see a student walk into the class when lessons have started. It is right for the [...]

SIX STUDENT BEHAVIOURS THAT WILL CAUSE YOUR TEACHER TO LIKE YOU2020-02-13T17:57:05+01:00

DO’S AND DON’TS: TIPS FOR THRIVING IN SCHOOL.

2020-02-13T16:32:52+01:00

DO’S Take responsibility for your success or failure at school. The quality of time you devote to your studies will reflect on your grades. Never blame anyone for your academic failure, challenges or problem, face your fears and get the best out of it.  Set reasonable and achievable academic goals every term. Follow up these [...]

DO’S AND DON’TS: TIPS FOR THRIVING IN SCHOOL.2020-02-13T16:32:52+01:00