How to be productive when you get home from school

How to be productive when you get home from school

Picture this: you’ve got a big internal due soon. You’re in class, daydreaming about all the impressive study you’re going to do after school. You bounce home, alive with ambition, ready to seize the afternoon… and yet when you arrive, you realise that you’re actually...
3 ways to make study less painful

3 ways to make study less painful

Dreaming of an E endorsement this year? Impossibly bored of school and wanna get out ASAP? Contemplating your own existence in this meaningless world of tests and standards and bumps and humps and teachers and memes and NZQA and the rest? Yeah, us too.     We might...
How to Transition to Uni

How to Transition to Uni

Congratulations! You made it out of high school and into uni! It only gets worse from here. Kidding; nothing is worse than high school. But uni is a step up; there’s more work, more difficult assignments, and your teachers don’t know your name. But, there’s also more...
Hacking your own boredom in the classroom

Hacking your own boredom in the classroom

Engagement is directly linked to success in the classroom. But sometimes that can be a big ask. Especially when you’ve hit the 3-week-hump of back2school motivation, and Mrs’ Johnstone’s monotone rants about photosynthesis aren’t helping.     These types of lessons...