Alyssa Abel

Alyssa Abel

Alyssa Abel is an education writer who helps students and teachers pursue their passions. Read more of her work on Syllabusy

Articles

6 Tips to Transition to Online Learning

Online learning is not for everyone, but sometimes it's necessary, especially times like these. These six tips can help you adjust to taking classes online.read more

How to Manage Your Time as a Student

Staying on top of all your tasks can be tough as a student, but with a little planning and some organization, you can keep up with your busy schedule with ease.read more

6 Creative Study Tips for College Students

Sometimes the same old study methods just don't cut it anymore. Try these six creative study tips to give your college work new life!read more

Think Smarter: Never Use an Essay Writing Service

Essay writing services can be tempting when college is overwhelming, but the repercussions far outweigh the benefits. Find out why they're simply a bad idea.read more

How to Make Your Semester More Mindful

Mindfulness is more important than just a passing fad. It's a way to connect to and appreciate moments more in your everyday life. Here's some simple tips to practice mindfulness on campus. read more

The Gift of Volunteering: 7 Opportunities for Winter Break

Winter break is a good time to relax and refresh after a long semester, but if you have a lot of free time, it's also a good time to give back to others. Check out these ways you can make your break more rewarding and productive!read more

13 Ways to Improve Your College Admission Luck

You have more power than you think when it comes to your college applications. Follow these tips to increase your chances of admission to your dream school!read more

How to Become a Great Student Leader in High School

Being a strong leader will help you throughout college and the rest of your life. High school is a great time to start honing your leadership skills. Here's how!read more

A Passion for the Past: How to Use a History Degree

They say history repeats itself, and you know that as a History major! But you can do a lot more with a History degree than you may realize. Here are a few post-grad suggestions.read more