Improving Study Skills

Study Skills

Improving your Study Skills by Laura – Subject Matter Coach If you find yourself struggling to be successful in school, the answer may be as simple as changing your study habits. Being successful doesn’t just happen – it requires hard work, dedication, and a plan. There are a plethora of studying techniques out there, and… Continue reading

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Prepare for the New SAT

Prepare for the New SAT by Laura – Subject Matter Coach As you may or may not be aware, the SAT is changing in several major ways. First, a redesign will change the way the test is structured, administered, timed, and scored. Next, It will include an optional essay, fewer multiple choice questions, and no… Continue reading

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Student Anxiety: What you need to know

Many students and parents are experiencing anxiety over the start of the new school year  — the advent of the busier lifestyle, along with the new changes that ‘back to school’ time brings (new teachers, new classmates, new material) can all lead to increased stress.  Here are some practical strategies that can relieve back to… Continue reading

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Test Prep: What you need to know

Change is inevitable and we want to assist your student in paving the way for their college education. SAT modifications are being implemented that will affect the class of 2017. Proper test prep is critical for the new exams. Our talented and experienced tutors know what it takes to strengthen each student in the math… Continue reading

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Importance of Positive Reinforcement

The Importance of positive reinforcement in Student learning At Novastarprep, we realize that all of our students are shining stars! Nothing helps stars maintain their brilliance and clarity more than the self-confidence that can come from positive reinforcement. We all like to be encouraged and rewarded for our endeavors, and we realize the importance of… Continue reading

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