Tag: academics

Free Courses for Students to Take During the Pandemic

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College Counselor and Tutor, Moon Prep

The coronavirus shouldn't stop you from finding ways to improve yourself and your college applications. Check out these free online courses to boost your skills! read more

5 Tips for Sudden Homeschool Students and Parents

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Department of Education Studies Professor, Seton Hall University

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, some parents are learning how to homeschool their kids for the first time. If you're one of them, here are some tips to help get you through. read more

5 Proven Ways to Learn Fast and Effectively

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Blogger, Career Specialist

You may think you know how to effectively study but learning some new tricks could be the difference between a B and an A on your next test. read more

4 Techniques to Improve Your Time Management

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Time management is one of the most important skills you can develop in high school and refine in college. Here are some ways to improve your time management now. read more

How to Fight Procrastination and Find Your Motivation

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

There's no question that college is hard and can be mentally exhausting. Some days you're just trying to find the motivation to get through your work, and we have tips for that! read more

4.0 GPA: The Ultimate Guide

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A complete overview of what a 4.0 GPA means for college-bound high schoolers, university students, and job seekers read more

Important Study Tips for When You're Sick

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Being sick is no fun, especially when that means missing school. Here are some do's and don'ts that will help you stay on top of things if you miss class because of illness. read more

8 of the Creepiest College Courses Ever

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If Halloween is in your heart the whole year, you would ace all these spooky classes. Read on for some of the creepiest courses you can really take at colleges across the country. read more

Infographic: The Impact of Expert Tutoring on Academic Achievement

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In honor of National Tutoring Week, check out the impact that private tutoring can have on grades, test scores, and retention rates for high school and college students. read more

Key Academic Advice for Incoming College Freshmen

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

After the first few weeks of excitement on your college campus, it's time to buckle down on homework and studying. Here is some key academic advice from a sophomore to help you have a successful first semester. read more