Effective Studying Techniques : 5 Ways Of Becoming A Better Student

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Effective Studying Techniques - 5 Ways to Become a Better Student By Bob Ackie | Submitted On September 17, 2011 Recommend Article Article Comments Print Article Share this article on Facebook Share this article on Twitter Share this article on Google+ Share this article on Linkedin Share this article on StumbleUpon Share this article on Delicious Share this article on Digg Share this article on Reddit Share this article on Pinterest Students often come to me with questions on how to become more effective with studying. The truth of the matter is that the typical student life these days is incredibly busy. Between various student councils, an active love life, and intense, epic football games, it 's difficult to get good study habits established. Below are a few guidelines I set for my students when they are struggling to find balance and still succeed in the classroom. 1. Know where you Spend your Time Many students don 't pay too much attention to where they are spending their time. You go to lunch with a few friends between classes, during which you have a good time, and all of a sudden you realize that you didn 't make those flashcards that you intended to make. I usually suggest in these instances that student literally record what happens during the day. Make a log and record both the start and end times of each activity. This includes social events, time in the class room, travel time, everything. What this does is makes the student aware of what is going
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