Beliefs Are Key. Our beliefs open up a possibility of taking action. Just look at some of the top students that you know. To determine the success of a student, look into their beliefs and mindset.
Create a profile
Continue without saving
< Wait, I have a password
to your account
< Wait, I don't have a profile yet
Reset Password >
to save your details
< Wait, I already have a profile
< Wait, I have a password
This exercise is not only to help you realise what your goals are, but also to help you realise why you want to achieve them. The more reasons you have to achieve them, the more likely you’ll be to reach them. It’s also important that you write these down as you do them, don’t just answer in your head.
As humans, we like to think that we’re amazing at everything. We know it’s bad to text and drive, and yet, people do it all the time. Why? Because they think they can multitask. Until they crash into the car in front of them. Here's the truth about multitasking.
Jemma from Gauteng (age 11) shares her tips for online learning:
“My sailing instructions for my fellow crew members sailing in the uncharted waters of online learning"
For some reason, many students think that they aren’t allowed to ask a teacher a question outside of class time. They think that teachers only exist during the school day, and then POOF! They disappear! Perhaps It can be intimidating to approach a teacher for extra help, but truth be told, that’s why they’re there!
Most students know what goals are and they know that it’s important to have goals. You probably hear it all the time, “goals are so important. Set goals for yourself” and so on and so forth. The people telling you this are definitely not wrong. However, something they often times leave out is that you actually need to write these goals down.
We all do it! Maybe you relate to some of these? It's important to remember that you are not alone in your struggles and that they can be overcome.
One of the biggest problems students face when preparing for their exams is the struggle of procrastinantion. The only way to beat procrastination is to understand why you're doing it. Here are 4 reasons why you might be doing it and how to fix it.
Are your goals S.M.A.R.T? Let's find out.
Controling your environment means controling your attention which can massively improve your memory leading up to exams. Here's how to optimize your study environment.
At the start of 2020, learners all over South Africa prepared excitedly for school tours, plays, matric dances and the like. And then suddenly – lockdown. From Umhlanga to Uitenhage to Upington, there isn’t any school or learner in South Africa that wasn’t radically impacted by the COVID-19 Lockdown. This meant schooling from home. Here are 5 quotes from young South Africans reminding us of what it was like to learn under lockdown
Setting goals is vital in order to get where you want to go as a student. The top students do it, you should, too! Here's why.
Most students avoid creating study groups because they feel like it never works. We can help with a few tips as to how to create one that actually works. It's going to save you heaps of time, so listen up!
Do you only use black and blue ink when making your notes? We recommend you start using colour in your notes. Find out why in the video above.
Do you usually leave your exam prep for the day before the exam? The top students start studying way before that. We'll share their secret with you in this video.
In this video, we have a look at the top 5 mistakes that students make leading up to exams. Once you realize what NOT to do, you'll know what the top students actually do when it comes to their exams.
Students are like gaming consoles. Which one are you?
Struggling with managing your exam and assignment deadlines? When we have a lot of work, it can feel like a mountain in front of us. Here's how to climb that mountain.
“If you have bad technique and you shoot a basketball a thousand times, all you are going to get good at, is shooting really badly.” – Michael Jordan
Whatsapp study groups saved me for Politics...
Does this goal scare you? Like a mountain climber staring up at the summit, it is easy to get demotivatoed by our goals. Here's how to make it more manageable.
How smart do you have to be to get top marks?
Everyone: "I can't do maths". The Truth: "You can't do maths...yet."
Ever had that feeling like you're "in the zone". Start paying attention, and using that zone to do your best work.
Elevate Education's best selling study guide, 'The Science of Student Success' has sold over 10,000 copies. Get yours free here!
We all spend a lot of time there... why not use it to your advantage?
Stressed? See how James uses a simple breathing technique to relieve stress.
Use this tip to make sure you're always tackling the toughest questions.
To most of us, it will come as little surprise that the research shows the country’s top performing students, year-after-year, are the ones who have developed a clear reason to study.
The transition from school to uni can be daunting and overwhelming. Here are 11 things I wish I knew before starting my degree:
Have you made these common errors?
Moving up to high school can be one of the more stressful and overwhelming experiences for anyone growing up!
Not much time until exams? Use these simple stpes to get the essentials done in time!
The language can seem inaccessible and alienating and the huge themes tackled at first are totally incomprehensible. However, there are a few techniques you can use which will open up an entirely new world of Shakespeare, and in the long run enhance your exam answer.