Schools that subscribe to the STUDY SAMURAI LIBRARY are sent a new tip twice a month for their school newsletter. The tips on this page are a sample of what we have sent in the past and are on this page for PERSONAL perusal only - only SUBSCRIBING SCHOOLS are authorised to use these tips at their school by distributing them to the school community or publishing the tips in the school newsletter. If your school does not subscribe, you can read these tips for personal use only, but not distribute or use them in any other way.

Episode 37: Homework Tips for Teachers

Episode 37: Homework Tips for Teachers

Welcome to episode 37 of BrainTree Podcast – “Homework Tips for Teachers” In the previous episode, Prue and Rocky discussed how parents can make homework more interesting to students and less time consuming. In this episode of BrainTree podcast, Prue is going to cover...
Episode 36: Homework Tips for Parents

Episode 36: Homework Tips for Parents

Welcome to episode 36 of BrainTree Podcast – “Homework Tips for Parents” Prue came back from an exciting trip to New York, London, Paris and Rome to discuss with BrainTree parents the issue of how to make homework more interesting to students and less time consuming....
Episode 34: Influence

Episode 34: Influence

Welcome to episode 34 of BrainTree Podcast – “Influence” In this episode, Rocky and Prue discuss why telling students what to do lowers motivation and the key communication principles that can motivate and influence students. Quotation for the episode: “It appears the...
Episode 33: Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 2)

Episode 33: Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 2)

Welcome to episode 33 of BrainTree Podcast – “Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 2)” In this episode, Rocky and Prue continue the subject they discussed in the previous episode which was how to help students tackle their assignments efficiently. They discuss...
Episode 32: Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 1)

Episode 32: Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 1)

Welcome to episode 32 of BrainTree Podcast – “Helping Students Tackle Assignments (Part 1)” In this episode Prue and Rocky discuss how you can encourage students to tackle their assignments in the right way and help them come up with reasons that motivate them to get...