How to be productive when you get home from school

Home 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...

3 ways to make study less painful

Home 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...

7 Tips for Starting University and Getting Ahead

Home Uni starts next week for many and if it's your first time you might be feeling a little uncertain – but there's no need to fear.  Jordan's got you sussed with 7 tips to make sure your uni year starts off right and doesn't turn into a downward spiral of failure....

How to Transition to Uni

Home 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...

Hacking your own boredom in the classroom

Home 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...

Five easy ways to get better grades

Home Getting your hands on an E endorsement at high school is like getting a hot supervisor for your end of year Physics exam: Very Rare and Extremely Unattainable.     And while it’s hailed as some noble requirement to prove you’re smart, the truth is, down the line...

8 things to remember before you go back to school

Home School starts back again tomorrow - and let’s be real - we’re mostly dreading it. With most of the StudyTime team having finished high school a few years ago, we’ve certainly learnt our fair share of lessons. Whatever level you’re headed into, this year will...

How to make a habit of studying

Home It’s now 2018, last years’ results are out and everyone is releasing a collective sigh of relief promising that this year will be their year. The problem is, we all seem to say this every year. And yet somehow when November rolls around, we act surprised when it...

5 videos to inspire you for the New Year

Home Although it’s easy to assure yourself that, contrary to what you said last year, 2018 will indeed be your year, it’s often difficult to ride that wave of motivation after January’s over. Instead, we find ourselves scrolling through memes, like you were probably...