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What is the PQ4R Method and How to Use it for Studying

What is the PQ4R method?  The PQ4R method is a study technique that aims to help students understand the information in a more in-depth manner. PQ4R is an acronym that stands for preview, question, read, reflect, recite and review.  It’s…

How to Stay Focused When Studying?

Introduction A huge component about having strong study habits is being able to focus, unfortunately, focusing is difficult. In this article, we will talk about how you can stay focused while studying to make the most of your study sessions…

How to Study Effectively with Flashcards

Introduction When studying, students have to explore various methods to find what works for them and which techniques are suitable for certain types of information.  Flashcards are notecards which typically contain information on both sides of the card. One side…

What is the SQ3R Method and How to Use it Effectively

The SQ3R study method is a tool to enhance reading comprehension. It is a step-by-step process designed to introduce information to the brain and help process that information to be stored in the long term. This method lets students get…

Music and Studying – Helpful or Not?

Are you team “music” or “no music” when studying? For many years, learning experts, parents and students have had the discussion of whether music is helpful not. Does it help a person concentrate, but It can also distract? The jury’s…