From time to time students have made comments that they have problems studying and taking notes. The picture
links on this webpage link students to webpages that outline important points of how to become a better learner:
This webpage was created to help students learn and understand how to study better. There are tips to becoming a better active learner and an acronym named LASR to help students better understand and remember the
importance of active learning. There is also a study staircase to help plan an active study schedule.
Keeps you alert
Keeps your body active and involved and helps you avoid feelings of drowsiness or distraction
Engages your mind
Keeps your mind actively involved with what you hearing and learning
Highlights the key ideas you are listening to
Emphasizes and organizes information
Creates a condensed record for study
Keeps a set of concise, well-organized notes from each class session gives you what you need for study, learning, and review after class
This webpage was created to help students learn and understand how to use Cue Cards for studying. A link to a university research "white paper" found under the sub-header "Effective Learning Techniques" summarizes and
evaluates several popular study techniques. The research paper allows parents and students to understand that studying over longer periods of time using Cue Cards is the best and most effective way to study.