Even in the year 2016, when we have all of the technology in the world right at our fingertips, the old-fashioned practice of handwriting notes in class continues to be the best method of learning. Actually writing things down on paper – not typing them, not plugging them into your iPhone, not listening to a recording or watching a video – is still the most effective way to memorize and comprehend the material.
I get a lot of questions about how I take my lecture notes, and so I thought a quick post might be helpful! I’ve said many a time that I don’t do anything too complex with my notes, nor do a re-write...
As September inches closer, dread about the new school year mixes with your lofty goals of getting straight As and staying super organized, put together, and on top of everything. You buy lots of new school supplies that you hope will help you keep it together, you invest in planners (or make your own), you … Read More
This time of year, it can be hard to be organized. I know it’s still January and you want to think that you are doing well with your New Year’s resolutions, but when it really comes down to it, you stopped trying to keep your resolution, like, a week ago. And that’s totally okay! I know that keeping up with a new routine can be super hard and frustrating. We’ve all been there.