Month: May 2017

Know the content but not getting the grades you want? – Discovering the power of context

Know the content but not getting the grades you want? – Discovering the power of context

In school, I didn’t understand why one student got 90% and another student got 50% even though I knew that they both knew the content very well (and were reciting it to me from first to fifth period). These differences in scores can be blamed […]

Do study groups work? – Social and solitary learners

Do study groups work? – Social and solitary learners

When I was at school, the students who did not perform very well on tests were practically forced into going to after school “study clubs” organised by the teachers. Soon, everyone was urged to attend these sessions where teachers would sit down with students and […]

Learning style quiz – how do you learn?

Learning style quiz – how do you learn?

How you should study really depends on who you are and what helps you remember and understand. This is where learning styles come in. There are 4 learning styles- auditory, kinaesthetic, visual and read and write. But hey, you may even be a mix of all 4!  By knowing how you learn, you’ll be able to save time and study more effectively. Don’t waste time doing things that won’t help you! Here is a quick learning style quiz you can take to find out how to maximise performance!

 

Here are some great links to find out how you should study:

Kinaesthetic learner 

Auditory learner 

Visual learner 

Read and write learner