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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!
Wondering what the new Module A for English Standard is all about? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered with our comprehensive guide to the new Module A!
There are no practice questions for the new Module B! But don't worry we’ve got your back with brand new text-specific Module B Practice Questions!
There are no practice questions for the new Module B! But don't worry we’ve got your back with brand new text-specific Module B Practice Questions!
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!
Wondering what HSC English Advanced Module B is all about? What 'Critical Study of Literature' even means? We've got you covered with our Module B Guide!
Wondering what HSC English Standard Module B is all about? What does 'Close Study of Literature' even mean? We've got you covered with our module breakdown!
You've probably used it for years, but do you know all of the tips and tricks for your Casio calculator? It's time to unlock it's power!
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!
Thinking about dropping a HSC Subject? Don't do anything until you read our simple guide to deciding whether you should drop a HSC Subject in 2018!
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!
'Discuss', 'explore' and 'explain' -is there really a difference in what they mean? Know the difference between the key verbs for HSC English!
Don't waste time looking for HSC Legal Studies Notes online, learn how to make your own HSC Legal Studies Notes and get that Band 6!
Want to know what's best for HSC Chemistry Revision? We've got the 4 Easy Steps you need to maximise your study time so you have more time for fun stuff!
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!
Can't find any decent practice questions for HSC English Advanced Module A: Textual Conversations? We've got you covered with 20 brand new questions!
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!
Struggling to find quotes for HSC Modern History? Well, we've got 15 of the best HSC Modern History historian quotes you'll need to get a Band 6!
Not sure whether to drop HSC Modern History or confused about how scaling for it works? Find out the answers to the top HSC Modern History FAQs!
Wondering how you can support your child and help them make 2019 their best school year yet? Find out the 3 simple strategies you can use in 2019!
Do you love HSC Ancient History Past Papers? We do! That's why we've got over 15 HSC Ancient History Past Papers to help you ace HSC Ancient History!
Struggling to find good HSC Modern History Past Papers to help you ace HSC Modern History? We've got you covered with the ultimate master list!
It can be easy to get lost in the sea of HSC Biology terms and definitions, so let us make it easier for you by having them all in one
Finding cases for HSC Legal Studies can be a struggle, but don't fret! We've got your back on how to research cases and use them to your advantage!
Studying is so much nicer when you've got a great set of notes. Here's how you can write damned good HSC Ancient History Notes you can boast about!
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
Not sure where to start with Year 11 English Standard Module B: Close Study of Literature? We've got you covered with our Band 6 guide!
Are you cursed with a crappy teacher for HSC Modern History? You're better off teaching yourself! Learn how to teach yourself and get those Band 6's!
Gone through all the practice papers for HSC Ancient History and can't find any more Pompeii and Herculaneum Practice Questions? You're in luck!
Lawyers love their legislation and as an HSC Legal Studies student, you should too! Here's the only list of HSC Legal Studies Legislation for 'Crime' you'll ever need!
Confused about choosing a point of view and voice for your HSC Creative Writing piece? Get yourself a Band 6 with Art of Smart's step-by-step guide!
Don't burn your Trials paper yet! Bounce back from bad marks using your Trials paper and kick ass in your HSC Legal Studies Exams!
Creative writing comes in a lot of forms. Let us help you discover what narrative type could best suit your HSC Creative Writing!
Can't figure out why you can't get from a Band 5 to a Band 6 in HSC Legal Studies? Guarantee yourself a Band 6 with this epic step-by-step breakdown!
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
Not sure what 'Change in the Modern World Means' or how it will be a part of your Modern History HSC? Check out this handy syllabus breakdown!
Just started taking HSC Ancient History? Not sure about the workload and expectations? Here are all your questions about HSC Ancient History, answered!
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!
Need to develop the context and setting for your HSC Creative writing? Get your Band 6 with Art of Smart's step-by-step guide!
Can't figure out why you can't get more marks for HSC English? It's lack originality! Here are 5 reasons you should play devil's advocate for HSC English!
Want to create a kickass character for your HSC Creative Writing story? We've got you covered with our step by step guide to character development!
Struggling to figure out how to write a Band 6 HSC English Essay? Let's take apart the process to see what steps you're forgetting to get you extra marks!
The new HSC English Syllabus has changed the way you need to study for HSC English. Find out how to study for and ace HSC English in 3 easy steps!
There are 5 critical mistakes you're probably making in the HSC Biology exam without even realising it. Don't lose valuable marks!
Can you ace an imaginative, discursive, persuasive and informative text type for HSC English Module C? If not, you need to read this article!
There are heaps of urban myths on how to find the best related text for year 12 English, but these quick tips will help you pick the text that's best
Reading your novel but not quite sure what you're supposed to be doing with it? Here's what you need to do to make the most of reading English texts!
Your bonus points depend on it but you have no idea what the difference between HSC Bands are. Need help understanding it? Let us show you by example!
Not sure how to adapt your HSC Creative Writing piece to the stimulus thrown at you in the exam? Get your Band 6 with Art of Smart's step-by-step guide!
This article will teach you how to stand out against the 5000 other students taking the Modern History exam by playing devil's advocate in your essay!
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!
Ever wondered where exactly you lost that mark in Section 1 of the HSC Modern History exam? This guide will ensure you never do again and ace your source question!
Your teacher keeps telling you to write notes, but where do you start? Here's your stepping stones for writing flawless HSC Modern History notes!
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!
"Is this source reliable and useful?" Not sure how to tell? Let us help you with this guide to writing a 10/10 Modern History source analysis!
Can scaffolds get your Modern History Essay a Band 6? Absolutely! Let us show you how your World War I extended response can improve with a scaffold!
Have you got 323 pages of Modern History notes? So did I. But do you remember any of it? Try these 3 Simple Steps to Memorise Everything for Modern History!
There's a tonne of stuff you need to remember, but how do you do it? Find out the most effective ways of how to memorise sources for HSC Ancient History!
Wondering how to nail short answer responses in HSC Ancient History? This article is your one-stop shop for everything you need to know.
You've heard of Band 4 and Band 6, but what makes the difference? Know what does today so you can ace your Ancient History Extended Response!
You've got your quotes, but what about integrating archaeological sources? Find out how to use your sources in Ancient History with this guide!
Running out of HSC Biology practice questions but need more practice papers? Let us help you with this guide to creating an infinite number of questions!
Can’t get your head around the Common Module? Here is the 411 on the HSC English Common Module: Texts and Human Experiences!
Unsure of how you will be examined in 'Change in the Modern World'? Check out this breakdown of how to answer the short answer section in your HSC exam.
Can't wrap your head around HSC Biology Module 6: Genetic Change? Find out everything you need to know with our comprehensive guide to the module!
Don't freak out about the new HSC Biology module Heredity. We've got you covered with a comprehensive guide with everything you need to know!
Got your theme, quotes and linking sentence but not getting full marks? Here's how you can score more marks in your essay simply by editing it!
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!
Analysing poems is perhaps the hardest part of HSC English. Don't stress –we've got you covered with our complete guide to analysing poetry!
Analysing HSC English texts isn't everyone's cup of tea. Luckily, it is mine. Here is the simple plain-English guide of what you need to properly analyse your related (and also
Answering the question should be straight-forward. Except when it's the HSC. Never fear! Here's How to Break Down HSC English Questions!
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!
No hope for memorising quotes for HSC English? Here are four idiot-proof techniques used by the top performing students to get their Band 6's!
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!
Do you hate unseen texts? Don't know how to deal with it? Here's an absolutely kickass guide to analysing visual texts for HSC English!
English can be tough - especially when you need to write about literary techniques! Let us help with a Complete HSC English Literary Techniques Cheatsheet!
Can you juxtapose a movie? What even is juxtaposition anyway? Let's get a bit more clarity with this epic English Visual Techniques Cheatsheet!
Wondering how you're going to tackle the HSC Business Studies Essay this year? We've got you covered with our easy 5-step guide to getting a Band 6!
Confused about the new Year 11 Chemistry Module Reactive Chemistry? We've got you covered with a comprehensive guide to Reactive Chemistry.
Nervous about your upcoming oral presentation for the HSC? We've got 4 simple strategies to help you nail it and get that Band 6!
The Year 11 Modern History Historical Investigation is a daunting task. But we've got you covered from start to finish in this handy guide!
Wondering what the new HSC Science Depth Studies are all about? Don't worry, we'll take you through everything you need to know!
Wondering how you're going to tackle the HSC Economics Essay this year? We've got you covered with our easy 4-step guide to getting a Band 6!
Think finding a related text for Texts and Human Experiences is easy? It is with our guide to recommended related texts for the HSC English Common Module.
Can't find any practice questions for Year 12 Standard English Close Study of Literature? We've got you covered with practice quetions for the new syllabus!
There are two main differences between an average student and top performing HSC students. Find out how to become a top performing HSC student!
Can't find any practice questions for the new Year 12 Module A: Language, Identity, and Culture? We've got you covered with 20 BRAND NEW questions!
Wanting to practice your short answer skills for the HSC Power and Authority Study? Check out our four source-based practice papers!
Can’t find any practice short answer questions for HSC English Common Module: Texts and Human Experiences? Look no further!
Wondering what the new HSC Modern History Core Study is all about? Check out this handy guide to Power and Authority in the Modern World!
Wondering what HSC Science Extension is all about and whether you should take it? We'll take you through everything you need to know!
How did you go in the 2018 HSC Economics Exam? Not sure and want to double check some of your answers? We've got you covered!
Not sure how to prep for trials? We've got you covered with our annual HSC Economics exam questions from prior trial papers and current economic events!
How did you go in the 2018 HSC Business Studies Exam? Not sure and want to double check some of your answers? We've got you covered!
Ready to get prepared for Year 12 Texts and Human Experiences? That's exactly what we’re going to help you do with 20 BRAND NEW practice questions!
Running out of questions to use to prepare for Year 11 Module A: Contemporary Possibilities? Here are 20 brand new questions for you to use to prepare!
It's difficult to stay focused while studying. Here are five simple tips to help you stay focused and minimise distractions while studying!
Can't find any resources for the new HSC syllabus? We've got you covered with our New HSC Syllabus Resources for HSC English, Science and Maths!
Wondering how you're going to tackle the HSC Business Studies Report this year? We've got you covered with our easy 4-step guide to getting a Band 6!
Year 11 Advanced English students will now be studying ‘Critical Study of Literature' as their new Module B and we've got you covered on what you need to know!
One of the most important changes to the HSC English Syllabus is the kind of texts you will have to study for Contemporary Possibilities - multimodal texts!
It's the night before your HSC English exam... Here's our step-by-step guide to studying the night before and make sure you get that Band 6!
Athletes have pre-game rituals, and here are the reasons why you need to find your own pre-exam ritual to help you deal with that pre-exam stress.
Running out of practice questions for Year 11 English Standard Module B: Close Study of Literature? Don't worry, we've got you covered!
Out of practice questions for Year 11 English Advanced Module A: Narratives That Shape Our World? We've got you covered with 20 new Practice Questions!
Isabella Stansfield is one of Art of Smart's Future Leaders for 2018. Find out more about Isabella and why she's a Future Leader in this article!
Emma Cook stood out from over 500 applications to become an Art of Smart Future Leader for 2018. Find out why in this article!
The short answer section of the HSC Business Studies Exam actually constitutes the majority of your HSC mark. Find out how to ace those short answers!
Investigating Science is the newest HSC subject for Science students. But, what is Investigating Science and should you take it in 2019?
Don't worry about the changes to the changes to Year 11 Biology Module 3: Biological Diversity! We've got you covered with our comprehensive guide!
The transition from Year 11 to Year 12 can be a challenge. Find out the advice current HSC students have for Year 11 students about to undertake the HSC!
Is the transition from Year 11 to Year 12 as hard as everyone makes it out to be? We asked current Year 12 students to find out what they think!
Sophie Rawsthorne stood out from over 500 applications to become an Art of Smart Future Leader for 2018. Read this article to find out why!
David Singleton stood out from over 500 applications to become an Art of Smart Future Leader for 2018. Read this article to find out why!
Are you unsure of what level of HSC English to choose? We've got the all the advice you'll need to make the RIGHT decision in 2019.
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!
Ready to ace the new HSC Chemistry Syllabus? Our comprehensive guide to Year 11 Chemistry Module 2: Quantitative Chemistry will help you do it!
Thinking about studying law when you finish school? Find out the 3 major reasons why you SHOULDN'T study a law degree when you finish the HSC!
Ready to make waves in the new HSC Physics Syllabus? Our comprehensive guide to Year 11 Physics Module 3: Waves and Thermodynamics will help you ace it!
Struggled in your HSC Trials? Here's how you can bounce back from poor results and still ACE your HSC!
University Open Days are important to attend if you're thinking about going to university. We've got your comprehensive guide to 2019 University Open Days!
Let's be honest, not everyone can write an epic like J.K. Rowling can, but at least we can try to get close. In Crash Course Episode 6, we help you
Not sure about which Uni Open Days to go to? Here's why you should go, how to decide and the questions you should ask to make your next big decision!
University is a big decision. So, if you’re going to spending up to 5 years and $250,000, you want to make sure you’re making the right choice!
Paige Jackson is a Year 11 student at Pymble Ladies College who is one of 30 incredible Art of Smart Future Leaders from across NSW for 2018.
Celina Knudson stood out from over 500 applications to become an Art of Smart Future Leader for 2018. Read this article to find out why!
Camille Chin is a Year 12 student at St. Leo’s Catholic College and one of 30 incredible Art of Smart Future Leaders from across NSW for 2018!
Writing a reflection statement is a key skill for Year 11 and 12 HSC English. Here's how to write a Band 6 HSC English Reflection Statement!
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
The new Year 11 English Advanced Module B: Critical Study of Literature is here. Here's our comprehensive guide to acing it and getting that Band 6!
How do you make your scholarship and early entry applications stand out amongst thousands of impressive applicants? We'll show you how!
As you settle in to the sometimes-wacky world that is thinking like a Physicist, our comprehensive guide to the new Year 11 Physics Module 2: Dynamics will help you become a
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
We are excited to announce that Charlotte Wilkinson has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Service Award for the month of February 2018!
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
We are excited to announce that Niamh Kirk has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Integrity Award for the month of March 2018!
In this article we’ll cover the changes to Year 11 Chemistry Module 1: Properties and Structure of Matter. As well as how to prepare, use class time and knock this module
This article is here to help you memorise Business Studies content with some very useful memory hacks! This article will cover: Creating Effective Study Notes, Chunking, Mind maps, Regular Practice
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!
Confused about the new Year 11 English Advanced Module A? Here's everything you need to know to succeed in Year 11 English Advanced Module A: Narratives that Shape Our World!
With NAPLAN right around the corner, stress levels often increase in homes around Australia. Here are 10 proven and practical tips you can implement to help your child and family
Confused about the new Year 11 English Module A? Here's everything you need to know to succeed in Year 11 English Module A: Contemporary Possibilities!
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 Language Conventions!
Can't find any practice questions for Year 11 English Reading to Write? Don't worry, we've got you covered with 20 practice questions!
Freaking out about the changes to the Year 11 Physics Syllabus in 2018? Our comprehensive guide on the first new module will answer all your questions!
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!
Florence and her three children have been working with Art of Smart for 5+ years! Find out why they chose and stayed with Art of Smart!
If you’re worried about how the changes to Year 11 English Extension Syllabus, we’ve got you covered with our breakdown of the 2019 course!
Freaking out over the new requirements for Year 9 NAPLAN? Have no fear! We are here to help with our guide to scoring a Band 8 in Year 9 NAPLAN
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!
Maybe I'll use 'Die Hard' as my related text for HSC English... or you could read this 3 step guide to finding kickass related texts for HSC English!
After working with Art of Smart, Tom scored 100% on his 3U Maths Trial HSC Exam. Find out how he did it with the help of 1-on-1 tutoring and mentoring!
Working with Art of Smart tutor Kathryn helped Kritika improve her HSC English results and receive early entry to study at Macquarie University!
Struggling to come up with a great HSC creative writing idea? We've put together key questions and steps to help you develop a kickass idea!
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
A quick and easy guide to the changes to the Year 11 HSC English Syllabus, and how to best prepare and use class time to get a Band 6!
The summer holidays are upon us! While this means a well-deserved break, it's also the perfect time to get prepared for HSC Biology in Term 2 of Year 12! I
Working with Art of Smart tutors helped Elian discover it's okay to ask questions in class and become confident to speak up in class!
Find out how working with Art of Smart tutor Praby helped Cassandra turn HSC Maths from her weakest to one of her strongest HSC subjects in under 12 months!
Working 1-on-1 with a tutor and in small groups at the Art of Smart Hornsby Campus was the key to James' success in HSC English!
So.. you’ve spent the last three hours studying cost benefit analysis. Sighing at the prospect of the hours ahead, you turn over to the next question and your eyes blur.
We are excited to announce that Niamh Kirk has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Growth Award for the month of October!
We are excited to announce that Frank Wong has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Integrity Award for the month of October!
Working with Art of Smart as a tutor paved the way for Claire to start a career as a secondary science teacher. Find out how she did it!
Is your son or daughter sitting the Year 5 NAPLAN soon? If so, you might've heard about how the NAPLAN is starting to have a differing and more significant role
So, you might've heard that the NAPLAN tests are changing over the next few years. The NAPLAN is starting to have a differing and more significant role in the schooling
We want to help you write a Band 6 HSC English 'Discovery' Creative Writing piece - so we got a sample answer from the person who wrote the textbook!
As a result of working with our Art of Smart tutor Alec, Michael’s confidence has improved and he now is Top 5 in Economics and Business Studies!
We are excited to announce that Ashley Nguyen has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Service Award for the month of September!
Unsure about the Year 7 NAPLAN? Fear not! Our guide breaks down each of the exams and explains everything you need to know. We even have practice papers!
Confused about the Year 9 NAPLAN test? Our guide breaks down each of the four areas and explores where marks are awarded, and we even have practice papers!
One of the hardest parts of Year 12 is making the decision of what to do after the HSC! So what happens if you do make the wrong decision?
It can be so difficult to find a quality HSC Practice Paper. That's why we've put together a series of brand new 2017 HSC Practice Papers just for you!
It can be so difficult to find a quality HSC Practice Paper. That's why we've put together a series of brand new 2017 HSC Practice Papers just for you!
It can be so difficult to find a quality HSC Practice Paper. That's why we've put together a series of brand new 2017 HSC Practice Papers just for you!
It can be so difficult to find HSC English (Standard) Paper 2 Practice papers! That's why we've got two brand new practice papers for you to download!
It can be so difficult to find HSC English (Advanced) Paper 2 Practice papers! That's why we've got two brand new practice papers for you to download!
Working at Art of Smart can seriously skill you up for future work! Find out how our graduating coach Joshua landed his dream job at NAB!
While tutoring isn't too similar to engineering, working with Art of Smart helped Kavi land his dream job as an engineer! Find out how he did it here!
Like most of us Natasha struggled with stress and anxiety during the HSC, but found useful strategies to make it through and achieve a 90+ ATAR!
Want to find out how to love Shakespeare and ace HSC English? Find out how Paris transformed her HSC English Results in just one year!
Gia-Yen started working with Art of Smart during university, and it helped her realise her passion for teaching and mentoring. Now she works as a teacher!
Find out how Art of Smart coach Morgan helped Lachlan develop a variety of effective study skills and succeed in the HSC!
We recently spoke with Stacey and her daughter Emelia about how their Art of Smart tutor helped Emelia develop the confidence to ask questions in class.
Wondering how previous Year 12 students made it through HSC Trials? Get the four top tips from someone who's been there already!
We recently spoke to Katja to find out how our Art of Smart coaches have helped her two sons build confidence and improve their marks at school!
We recently spoke to Katie to find out how Art of Smart helped her children Paige and Aiden improve their marks at school and build confidence!
We recently chatted to Zoe and Jacob to find out how Art of Smart helped Jacob build up his confidence and self-belief at school!
Have you heard about the new year 9 NAPLAN? We've got everything you need to know about the changes and how it will impact your child's HSC.
Is your son or daughter going to be sitting their NAPLAN exam soon? Our NAPLAN guide is here to offer you no-nonsense answers to all your questions!
We are excited to announce that Harrison Yeung has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Service Award for the month of August!
We are excited to announce that Sanjana Satheesh has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Service Award for the month of August!
We are excited to announce that Ashley Weir has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Growth Award for the month of August!
After 13 years you've finally finished school! Congratulations! Celebrate and get motivated with 5 of the best graduation speeches you need to listen to!
We recently chatted to Lynda who shared her experience of working with Art of Smart and how we've helped her kids in Year 11 English and Year 9 Maths!
Oded and Aura have been working with Art of Smart to help Aura with Maths. We recently chatted to Oded who shared his experience and how we've helped Aura!
Find out how Thomas turned his 'casual' university job tutoring with Art of Smart into a graduate role at the Australian Treasury!
Find out how Alec turned his 'casual' job with Art of Smart into his dream role at Westpac in their Finance and Accounting Graduate Position!
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!
We are excited to announce that Taniya Ekanayake has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Growth Award for the month of July!
We are excited to announce that Hannah Easton has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Integrity Award for the month of July!
We are so excited to announce that Natasha Fong has been selected as Coach of the Month and is the recipient of the Service Award for the month of July!
Discover how Art of Smart helped Tess believe in herself to challenge herself with Advanced English and Maths and go from last in her class to above the NSW average!
Ready to make kickass study notes but not sure where to start? We've broken it down into 4 easy steps for you!
Discover how Art of Smart and her tutors Thomas and Amy helped Chantel feel comfortable to ask questions and how it transformed her results in Year 11 Maths and English!
Discover how within 12 months, Art of Smart and his tutor Benedict helped Alex get confident and achieve Top 10 in his Year 8 class for Maths!
Stressed with the idea of trials fast approaching? Have no fear, your pet is your new secret weapon to tackle these overwhelming tests.
Finding that you're a bit stressed out? Not sure how to chill out? Find out our top tips for keeping your sanity throughout Year 12 and the HSC!
Connecting with your HSC English Related Text is the key to getting a Band 6 in HSC English! We've got the guide to reconnecting with your related texts.
Finding it hard to get along with your teacher? Not sure what to do or how to deal with it? Here's a step-by-step guide to dealing with it like a
Wondering whether you should drop down to 10 units in the HSC? Not sure how to make the right decision? We've got the guide to making the right choice.
Need some help making a game plan for the weeks before HSC Trials? We've got you covered with our easy step-by-step guide!
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!
Lost your HSC mojo and feeling a bit like 2007 Britney? We've got you covered with a guide to bounce back and ace the HSC Year!
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!
Here's our guide to all the changes in the new English curriculum. Get everything you need to know about texts, assessments and more.
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!
Need to focus on your creative writing for HSC English Extension 1, but not sure how to do it? Find out the secret weapon to getting a Band 6 in
What changes have been made to the NSW Syllabus? We give you a comprehensive review of everything you need to know for each subject.
Ever had a tutor that you didn't get on with? Were they late, upsetting, or weren't helpful at all? What can you do now to fix it?
Feeling like you can't keep with world economic affairs? Here are some tips for staying up to date with the economy to get better marks in HSC Economics.
Not sure where to find a complete list of common HSC Economics Questions? Look no more. Here is a complete list of the 20 most common HSC essay questions!
Despite what they all say about the HSC being a one man game- You V BOSTES. However that most definitely is not true, your family is there too.
As you've probably heard the NSW curriculum has been overhauled! Here's our guide to help you wrap your head around the changes to the HSC science syllabus.
Education is a privilege we are lucky to have, but there are aspects of the education system that are frustrating. Find out how we can overcome these issues!
Get inspired to ace your HSC with this step-by-step guide taken straight from Japanese anime! Find out how to get a Band 6 by watching anime!
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Everything you need to survive the HSC, you learnt about in kindergarten! Let Sibel talk you through the three tips from kindy that can help you in the HSC!
I have been in a relationship for 2 years and 8 months. *Cue the dramatic music* OK, so it's not really long enough to require dramatic music. There have been
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Hate running out of time in exams and making silly mistakes? Here's an insanely simple trick that 99.95 ATAR scorers use which you can apply immediately.
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Studying a language for the HSC can be hard enough, doing it via correspondence is even harder, but it's not impossible...
I woke up to my phone lighting up and buzzing, notifications appearing left, right and centre. I already knew that almost all of the messages would be about about my
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Undecided as to whether or not you should stick with 2-unit Maths or drop down to General Maths? Here, you'll find the solution to your dilemma!
Working a part-time job during the HSC can become utterly tiresome if not handled properly. Here are some tips for you to manage your job during your HSC!
Wondering if you should keep working during the HSC? Consider these 4 instances that will help you make a better and informed decision.
Navigating the BOSTES website for Legal Studies Papers getting you flustered? We've got you covered! Here's a comprehensive list of all the HSC Legal Studies past papers you’ll ever need.
Learn how to study for Visual Arts without wasting any time. Click here for the best HSC Visual Arts study resource on the internet.
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If you panic the morning of an exam or don't know how to cope with stress the day of an exam, this article will help you figure out your plan
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Not sure how to prep for trials? We've got you covered with our annual HSC Economics exam questions from prior trial papers and current economic events!
Are you on track to get a Band 6 with your amazing Study Notes for HSC Economics? I'll show you how to write fantastic notes with an awesome free template!!
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Sick of sorting through individual, confusing NAPLAN practise tests? Erin has collected a neat list of FREE papers from the best sites for you!
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How To Write Your First Resume; So, it's time to write your first resume! You're nervous and excited and probably asking the question "What on earth am I supposed to
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Cover letters can be extremely tedious to write, but by following these simple steps, you will master the art of writing killer cover letters in no time!
Are you a worried parent of a child that is about to enter high school? We have the best advice for you to help your child with their transition.
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Ever looked at the comments from the BOSTES Marking Centre for HSC Economics? Probably not. We have, and that's why we know who you NEED to write about!
I'll just cram, it'll be fine, right? Wrong. In your HSC year, you can't just forget content, it will be examined again and again. Here's our tips to memorise everything!
Want to know the secrets of the students who state ranked HSC Physics. Here are their tips and tricks to smashing HSC Physics.
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!
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It's happened to all of us. These are the 5 steps we must now take to improve upon poor performance!
Is your child not doing what you want? Instead of awful punishment, try giving them cake, or not giving them cake. Confused? Read this to see what I mean.
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Have you ever considered studying in the USA? Here are 5 reasons why you should think about applying to an American College!
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Navigating the BOSTES website to find every past paper can be a major pain, so here's a quick and easy list of HSC Economics Past Papers!
The General Maths syllabus can be daunting. Boasting 188 pages. But it can be reduced into a simple to follow checklist. Find out how!
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Not sure what you want to study at uni? A gap year might be the solution for you! Here are 3 reasons to consider taking a year off before further
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Studying for HSC Biology? Learn the techniques from Australia's Top 2%, State-Rankers and Band 6 Scorers with our downloadable How to Get A Band 6 Guide!
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Does 50 days sound like a lot? Don't waste your precious time trying to figure out what to do with it. Get to it with our HSC Physics Study Plan!
It can be really discouraging if you feel like your performance isn’t up to standard early on in maths, and it’s easy to feel like there’s not any point in
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Ever wondered what separates the better from the best for HSC English? Surprisingly it all comes down to the humble TEE Table. What is it? Find out here!
Want to slay your HSC Physics Trials? Let's level your expectations with what the HSC Physical Trials Papers will actually look like and how to answer them!
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Absolutely! The HSC Physics Syllabus is your best friend when it comes to killing it in your exams. Not only that, it can get you more marks too!
In your exam and simply regurgitating everything you know? Let's stop with that. Learn How to Write a Scaffold for HSC Legal Studies in 5 Steps!
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This sounds a little bit like an exercise in futility, because the Chemistry syllabus is already in dot points! The problem is, the dot points read like this: Identify that
Visual Arts is complicated because there's very little structure and guidance given to you. Discover the only way to write your Visual Arts study notes!
Gone through ALL of the Practice Papers and Trials are about to start. What do you do? You go through our 20+ Ancient History Practice Questions, of course!
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Jack memorises his essays. Milana doesn't. Are you memorising essays for your HSC Modern History exam? If not, here's 3 of the best options for exam success!
Sick of looking for extra HSC Ancient History Practice Questions for your Personality studies? Look no further; we have questions for your personality here!
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Losing easy marks on the Ancient History Short Response? It only takes 5 easy steps to get it right - get those marks back and raise your ATAR!
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Just started studying English and have questions that need answering? We've got the answers with this handy list of HSC English Frequently Asked Questions!
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Navigating the Board of Studies site can be laborious. Spend more time studying and less time searching with our HSC English Past Papers - Master List!
Be the crème de la crème and teach yourself HSC English Advanced Module C: Representing People & Politics with this plain-English guide!
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"Why is my ATAR lower than my HSC Result?" Did you know that it's not your HSC Results, but your percentile which affects your ATAR? No? Well, now you do!
Not sure whether you're going to get those bonus points? Here's all you need to understand them and how to use them to help you get into university!
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Your ATAR isn't everything - in fact, by this time next year, it'll hardly matter. Here's why receiving a low ATAR is not the end of the world.
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How can you get a Band 6 answer for Legal? Knowing places for Finding Legislation for HSC Legal Studies is probably your best bet!
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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!
You think you had it all covered, then they spring an unseen image on you? Never worry again with this guide to Kicking Ass in HSC Visual Arts Unseen Images!
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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?
Should you memorise your essay, or improvise in the exam? We break down the pros and cons, and give you a verdict in the great HSC essay writing debate!
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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
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Run out of practice questions for HSC English Area of Study 'Discovery'? We've got you covered with 20 practice essay questions for you to get stuck into!
With the HSC just around the corner Art of Smart is hosting FREE HSC Study Workshops to provide a clear plan of attack for the month before the exam based
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You’re in an exam. You’ve revised all night. You read a question. Hey! You know that word! But... what was the answer you spent so long cramming last night? Here's
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Teachers tend to use the word 'waffle' when you're going off-topic. In Crash Course Episode 8, we will cover how you can stop accidental 'waffling'!
We are our harshest critic, but it doesn't always do us favours. Here's to Making Negative Thinking into Positive Thinking!
Breaking up sucks, even more so when the HSC is right around the corner, and we all know it's not quite easy to just 'forget about them'. Here's how you
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Not quite sure what HSC Discovery is or how to write about it for your HSC English creative writing story? Get your head around HSC discovery here!
You've reached your 13th year of schooling and you've forgotten the basics of how to just chill and be healthy. Don't worry - we've got you covered with 3 easy
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