School exams! We're here to help with past papers, study guides and tips

2018-11-07 11:48

It's that time of the year: all the grades from Grade 4 are gearing up for the end-of-year exams to test their understanding of the year's school work. It shouldn't and needn't be stressful. Here's some guides to help your family through the next few weeks.

It's okay mom, dad: Your Gen Z matric can study for the exams on the couch and online

2018-10-17 12:47

Our kids are going to experience the upcoming matric exams quite differently from the way we did. And if we’re going to be able to help them, we need to understand their generation as best as we possibly can. Just make sure they get enough sleep and fresh air!

Want to study like SA's top students? Here's their advice

2018-06-07 15:54

Four winners from the prestigious Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards reveal their formula to achieving some of the top scores in the world.

Printable: 5 things to remember when studying for exams

2017-09-21 16:17

Check out this printable for useful exams tips and reminders before finals start.

How to study with mnemonics devices

2016-10-27 13:19

Using mnemonic techniques can make memorising easy and fun.

Learning a list of things through visual associations

2010-11-19 23:41

How associative learning can help your child to remember lists.

Help your child study effectively

2008-09-22 10:27

Your child put in many hours studying for the exams. Yet, her marks don't reflect this. Could this be due to poor study skills? We take a look at study methods.


Study methods vs brain training – which is best, and why?

2018-10-24 14:40

Dr Lieb Liebenberg, CEO of educational company ITSI, compares popular learning skills, zoning in on which method works best for studying teens.

Study smarter, not harder: Top study tips for matriculants from a CEO

2018-09-26 13:04

Academic and CEO of educational resources provider ITSI, Dr Jacobus Lieb Liebenberg, provides top tips on productive ways to prep for exam finals.

How to manage working while studying

2017-11-10 23:37

It’s not the easiest thing to juggle a full time job and a course of studies, but it’s definitely possible.

How to master learning with mind maps

2016-10-27 13:37

Mind maps are effective, save you time and can make studying creative and fun.

Flashcards and the Leitner system: Here's how to memorise facts for exams

2016-08-25 13:31

Flashcards are not just for preschoolers. They're great to help anyone memorise facts in a flash.

Mind-mapping: a quick guide

2010-11-19 23:37

How to make learning general revision subjects like history or biology easier.

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