Educational Resources for Aussie Students

How to Build a Good Relationship with Your Professor

When you go to university, you will meet a lot of professors as you go through your courses. One of the best things you can do for yourself is to get to know and build a relationship with each of them. This is a great way to make yourself memorable and create a human connection…

 

Time Management for Students: How to Finish Your Assignments On Time

Going to university is a special time when you can make new friends and create lifelong memories with them. However, it’s also a time when you are very busy going to class, doing coursework and studying. It can be hard to find a slot in your schedule that allows you to go out with friends….

 

How To Create A Study Space

Although they are looked back on as the best years and most carefree years of your life, the truth is that whilst you are in the middle of them, the years you spend in high school and university can be some of the most pressure ridden and demanding of your entire life! If you make…

 

Best Apps For University Students

Being a student at university is without a doubt one of the best and most fun times of your life, but it can also be one of the hardest and most challenging in terms of achieving the perfect balance between social life and academic life. We have all heard stories from our parents or older…

 

Resume Writing Tips for Recent College Graduates

You’re just out of college and the world is your oyster. While dozens of opportunities are out there, finding your big break will be far from an easy task. Recent college graduates lack the skills and the professional experience that many companies require from their potential employees. This is the main reason why putting together…

 

How to Encourage Innovative Thinking in the Classroom

As an educator, you’re responsible for helping unleash the full potential all of your students. While most young people will not make great discoveries for the benefit of humankind, they’re all capable of innovative thinking. Our world is changing rapidly – new technologies are emerging all the time and they’re impacting the professional world. Various…

 

Helping Your Students Become Better Communicators and Have Meaningful Conversations

The job of the teacher isn’t just to focus on the sciences and other academic subjects in the curriculum. A good teacher should be capable of preparing students for their upcoming experiences in college and even beyond. A focus on soft skills like communication is of paramount importance. Many teachers have discovered that students don’t…

 

5 Ways to Renew Your Creative Voice

What’s the last book or article you read? Was it funny? Did it get you hooked right from the start? As a reader, I know that I want to be entertained. As a writer, I know that accomplishing the goal is far from simple. Making your writing creative and engaging requires both talent and the…

 

5 Reforms in Education that Have Failed

Although each and every one of us has a vested interest in education, we know very little about how education actually works, which is best evident in the fact that there aren’t any names you would be able to think of when someone mentions education research. Except for one. We are talking about John Hattie,…