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#68 Practice Principles Part 2

In the previous installment on Practice Principles we looked at how to find the “sweet spot” in practice and deep practice. In this article we look at: Breaking down the skill Building it back up Breaking Down the skill To learn to read and spell you needed to learn...

#67 How To Stay Positive As Exams Approach

It can be difficult to stay positive or “be up” as exams approach. The more important we perceive the exam to be, the more stress we can feel. While feeling some stress can be positive and help us get motivated to study, we all have a tipping point. When our stress...