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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!
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!
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
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!
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
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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 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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
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
How do you make your scholarship and early entry applications stand out amongst thousands of impressive applicants? We'll show you how!
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!
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 as a tutor paved the way for Claire to start a career as a secondary science teacher. Find out how she did it!
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!
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?
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!
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 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!
Nervous and need advice for your HSC Music Performance? Isabella shares the advice that helped her achieve a perfect score and a state ranking in HSC Music!
Make sure you're studying smart not hard - find out the four simple steps that will save you time and help you study effectively for your HSC!
It's true that HSC Biology has a lot of content. There's a lot to learn, understand and memorise over the year to prepare for the HSC Biology Exam. The resources your teacher
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!