They didn’t know about all the neat apps out there that can save countless hours, and they didn’t know how to effectively use the apps they did have. We didn’t have time to cover much of this in class, so I decided to create this blog as a resource for my students – and any students, at any age or level! – to find some more tools and study smarter. We want to use our time for the actual learning, not all the legwork, right?
Here is what you can expect from this blog:
I will write about…
- study skills
- productivity tips
- writing awesome research papers from start to finish
- awesome apps for students
- budgeting tips for students
- updates on my progress meeting my own goals
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