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Preparing for an exam and actually taking it are two very different things. Find out how to use the +1 Strategy to upgrade your exam results this year!
Are you a crammer or a planner? Find out the difference between crammers and planners and how you can use certain study techniques to your advantage!
With HSC Trials coming up and way too many things to do, failing to plan is planning to fail. Here's how to make an epic HSC Trials study plan!
It's not about how much time you spend studying, but about the outcome of your study. Find out how using a to-do list can help you upgrade your results!
We know the quickest and easiest way to improve your results at school, and we bet you're not doing it. Find out what it is and start using it today!
Have you got a horrible teacher that you just don't connect with and can't learn from? Find out the three simple steps to deal with this situation!
The first week back is usually pretty chilled out, but here are three easy steps you can take in Week 1 to set you up for the rest of the
Remember being in Year 10? It was so chilled out! There wasn't much homework at all, not many assessments, so you could mostly just hang out with friends and have
With less than a week before your HSC Standard & Advanced English Exams, here is a 7 Day Study Guide for acing HSC English exams!
Should you put them under themes? Quotations? Author? Does colour and font really matter? Write and structure kickass HSC English Notes in 3 easy steps!
Goal setting is the easiest way to make 2019 your best year at school yet! Find out how to do it with our easy framework to kickass HSC goal setting!
Wondering how to balance study with taking a break these summer holidays? We'll show you how in this handy step-by-step guide!
Want to get ahead before the term goes back after the school holidays? We've got you covered with our ultimate Summer Holiday Study Plan!
Wondering how to nail short answer responses in HSC Ancient History? This article is your one-stop shop for everything you need to know.
Don't know where to start analysing your HSC English prescribed text? Here are some tips and tricks that should make it easy as anything!
By the time your HSC Exams come around, it's expected that you are able to respond to 5 unseen HSC English essay questions. But how? Find out here!
If you're re-reading your notes and calling it studying... you're in trouble. Find out why rereading notes is a terrible habit and what to do instead!
There are two main differences between an average student and top performing HSC students. Find out how to become a top performing HSC student!
It's difficult to stay focused while studying. Here are five simple tips to help you stay focused and minimise distractions while studying!
Out of practice questions for Year 11 English Module B: Critical Study of Literature? We've got you covered with 20 brand new Practice Essay Questions!
Here's why you should not to be doing full past HSC papers and what you should be doing instead to maximise your study for the HSC Exams!
Struggled in your HSC Trials? Here's how you can bounce back from poor results and still ACE your HSC!
If you're studying for your first HSC Trial Exam first, you're making a big mistake. Find out why studying in reverse is the best option and how to do it!
With HSC Trials coming up and way too many things to do, failing to plan is planning to fail. Here's how to make an epic Study Plan for HSC Trials
In this video, Rowan from #AOSTV shares why choosing subjects for Year 11 and 12 can be like choosing whether to eat a delicious doughnut.. Plus get your 4-Step Checklist for
In this post and video, Rowan from #AOSTV takes you step-by-step through the strategies you need to dramatically improve your HSC results TODAY! Find out how to do it in
In this post and video, Rowan from #AOSTV interviews Prudence, one of Art of Smart's 2017 Future Leaders who scored an ATAR of 98.6, on her opinion on how much
Let's be honest, procrastination plagues all of us - especially when it comes to studying. In this article Rowan interviews Emmerson, who scored a 90+ ATAR!
Worried about you or your child's performance in Year 9 NAPLAN? We're here to help with our guide to scoring a Band 8 in Year 9 NAPLAN Writing!
There are 3 simple steps to this HSC trick that 98+ ATAR scorers swear by! Ace your HSC by maximising your class time in 2018!
The summer break is pretty great, a chance to chill, rejuvenate yourself and have fun! Along with that much-needed respite, you'd be wise to spend some of it studying. Studying
Wondering how previous Year 12 students made it through HSC Trials? Get the four top tips from someone who's been there already!
You can spend less time studying whilst still improving your marks! It’s super simple. Find out how to study smarter, not harder in the HSC!
Ready to make kickass study notes but not sure where to start? We've broken it down into 4 easy steps for you!
Finding the right studying habits for you is like selecting the right tea. There are so many options and variables, its just a matter of finding what works!
The problem with organisation is that it never seems to last very long... So today I'm going to break down how to organise your life for the HSC!
Speeches. Hate them or love them - you've still got to do them. So to help you out, here are 4 Points for a Powerful Presentation!
We’ve all been there and you can’t deny it. You’re watching your favourite television series on Netflix, and your #1 character does something stupid - walks into the dark alley
Energised brains are the key to effective studying! Find out what you should be snacking on during your HSC study to get those Band 6s!
Find out how using a Bullet Journal will let you take control of your HSC year, stop procrastinating and get your dream ATAR!
Prioritising... It may be hard, but it's so worth it Prioritising is key in Year 12. If you don't prioritise and organise your tasks effectively, you could find yourself under
Find out how you can stop yourself from making it to the procrastination station during your HSC by following these six simple steps!
Studying a language for the HSC can be hard enough, doing it via correspondence is even harder, but it's not impossible...
Do you need help getting into your dream US College? We have compiled a list of the best resources, which Top SAT test takers used to help them study here!
Worried that you're not doing enough study for 2-unit Maths? Here are some tips for you to gauge how much study you should be doing!
Wondering how to dominate the HSC Chemistry Exam? Read on to find out all you need to know.
It's super important to set good classroom habits. Here are four terrible habits, you need to avoid if you want to get that 99.95 ATAR!
"Everything I just heard in class has just travelled from one side of my ear to the other". This article will teach you the secrets to the best study notes
If you've got a plan to study but no study plan, we've put together your 7 Day Study Guide for General Maths so that you can get cracking sooner, not
Are You Keeping Study Notes at All? Before I get into some common mistakes students make, I'll begin by asking if you're even keeping study notes for your subjects; you
Timed study can be a powerful technique for optimising your schedule and improving your learning. Matt's here with some top tips!
Are you having trouble staying healthy during assessment periods? Here are five easy tips to help you feel better and happier during stressful periods!
Are you studying enough? Click to find out all you need to know about how much you should be doing as well as studying smarter.
Most of us don't think too much about where we study, just how. Matt's here to show you that the where can make a difference, and how to make it
Why I Still Understand Nothing Even Though I Legit Crammed For 4 Hours? If You Are Asking Yourself I Will Make Sure You Don't Ever Again!
Finding that you procrastinate too often? Click to discover how to study smarter and banish procrastination forever.
Feel Like This When Studying? Studying. Whether or not you want to, studying is an essential part to both learning and let’s face it, getting the mark that you want.
We're one month out from the HSC... it's worth 50% of your overall mark. You can panic, or you can learn how to make the most of the 30 days
How long should you be studying each night for your HSC? In this video, 99.95 ATAR scorer Thomas Farmarkis shares his suggestions!
Got your HSC assessment and exam schedule and discovered you've got exams on consecutive days? Banish the panic with this 7 step study plan!
You've been studying for eight hours straight and now you need a break. Why not enjoy your time off AND make it productive? Here are some suggestions how!
You have stuff to do. You'll do it. You'll write it down but it still doesn't get done. Here's how you can make Simple and Effective To-Do Lists!
The HSC is a horrible year for us all, so let's share the burden. Here's how your parents can help you during the HSC!
Fallout 4 just dropped and Star Wars Battlefront and Just Cause 3 are just around the corner. Here's how Fallout 4 will help your HSC and help you to study!
Do you like studying at home, but can't figure out what you should or shouldn't have on your desk? Discover how to create an epic HSC home study space!
Are you always refreshing Facebook? Browsing Twitter? Reblogging on Tumblr? Here is why and how a Social Media Detox will supercharge your HSC!
Michelle has exam notes but Tom has study notes. What is the difference? Which one is better? What will you choose for yours - exam notes or study notes?
With most libraries now catering for students to study, where is the best place for you to study for your exams? Library or home? Find out which one is best
Wanting to study at a library for your HSC exams? We've ranked and reviewed libraries across Sydney to help you get the most out of your study time!
Did you know that there are 7 distinct learning styles? Find out which ones you can use to boost the effectiveness of your study!
When you thought you couldn't hate NESA any more, they've given you a double exam day. Here's what you can do to make the most out of a bad situation!
When you're in it to win, you don't play the game - you stay ahead of it. Or in the case of the HSC, you stay ahead of your class.
School holidays might be the time to get some well-deserved R&R - but here's how you can make your school term easier by getting ahead during the break with minimal
Contrary to popular belief, STUVAC doesn't mean 'student vacation', but 'study vacation'. Here's how you can make the most of HSC STUVAC using sharp techniques in the month leading up