5 Tips for Better Public Speaking in Class

Public speaking is likely to be a big part of your academic experience. Like it or not, you need to develop your speaking skills if you want to get the best grades possible. Read on to find out how you…

The Overall Average Calculators

Wondering what your average is at school? For a quick estimate, the Grade Hacks Overall Average Calculators can help. (Check out our downloadable Grade Tracker for something more robust.) Your first step when using the calculators is figuring out whether…

11 Ways to Stop Procrastinating with Schoolwork

Imagine where you could be today if everything you put off until tomorrow had actually been done. Procrastination is a dangerous temptation that’s impossible to eliminate – but you can reduce its effect on your academic career. There’s no secret…

Managing Time During Tests

There are 5 minutes left on the big test and you’re scrambling to get something down for the 20 questions that are still blank. Sound familiar? It doesn’t have to. The biggest reason that prepared students perform poorly on tests…