Leaving cert advice

Just weeks to go to the L.C. and J.C. – what can you do to optimise you time and results?

Just weeks to go to the L.C. and J.C. - what can you do to optimise you time and results? Here are a few things you can do to optimise the way you prepare for your Leaving/Junior Cert exams:   Use Paretto's Principle (the 80/20 rule) to get the most relevant topics covered With time at a premium, you have to decide what are the topics you have time to cover. How do you do this? By using a...
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How the brain works when studying

Why it’s important to learn HOW to study?

Why it’s important to learn HOW to study   “When you know HOW to study, everything changes”. That’s a direct quote from one of the Leaving Cert students who attended a seminar I held last October (2016). I have no doubt about the positive impact knowing how to study and how we learn can have on the life of a student. One of the most commonly asked questions I'm asked after one of...
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