8 articles tagged with "grades"

Top Tips for Students to Get Good Grades in High School and College

With a few smart strategies and the right supplies, you can maintain good grades in high school or college. Here's what you need to know about keeping up!

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10 Tips to Improve Your High School GPA

Are you stressing out because your GPA isn't quite what you want? We've got you covered with some great tips to bring up those grades to where you want them!

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Top Tips on Becoming a Well-Rounded Student

Top colleges look for top students. But what makes a "top" student? Here are some tips on how to be the well-rounded student colleges are looking for.

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How Are Grades Used in College Admission Decisions?

The classes you take and the grades you earn are the most important factor upon which you are evaluated when you apply to college. Read more from our experts.


How to Boost Your Second-Semester Grades

Want to end the second semester strong? Check out these essential study tips, plus a handy video that will help you become a memorization master.

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There's More to Life Than Straight A's (and Other Things My AP Class Taught Me)

The idea of straight A's was engraved into Carla's mind when she started high school. But she soon found the pressure of perfect grades was overshadowing her love of learning...

Student, University High School of Tolleson

How Important Is GPA in the Admission Process?

Yes, it's true that grades are very important in the college admission process...but that doesn't mean you need a perfect GPA to get into college.

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Your Grades Don't Define You, But They Do Matter

Your grades don't define you, but they still matter in high school and for college admission. Here's why you should take your grades seriously and do your best.

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