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Episode 117, 5 Ways to Get an A in School

On this tutoring tips episode #117, Tutor Anooj shows you how to get an A in school. Anooj was valedictorian of his high school class, so play close attention to these tips!
Tip 1: Always do your homework
Tip 2: Start preparing for exams at least 1-2 weeks in advance
Tip 3: Take notes in class
Tip 4: Prioritize items in class that count the most
Tip 5: Eat healthy, sleep well, exercise, and do fun things

Episode 117, 5 Ways to Get an A in School

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March 30th, 2016
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5 Ways to Get an A in School

Tutor Anooj shows you how to get an A in school. Anooj was valedictorian of his high school class, so play close attention to these tips!
Tip 1: Always do your homework
Tip 2: Start preparing for exams at least 1-2 weeks in advance
Tip 3: Take notes in class
Tip 4: Prioritize items in class that count the most
Tip 5: Eat healthy, sleep well, exercise, and do fun things

What was your biggest takeaway from these tips? Do you have any questions for Anooj and Alexis Avila?

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December 7th, 2015
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Episode 84: Julie Lythcott-Haims, How to Raise an Adult

On today’s show Julie aka Dean Julie talks about how helicopter parenting has influenced today’s children and gives us her best tips on how to avoid the overparenting trap

What you will learn includes:

  1. There has been a decrease in students who really know how to be an adult and fend for themselves 2.
  2. How parents should introduce their kids to many different colleges
  3. Studies have come out that shows that kids who are overparented are suffering from greater anxiety and greater depression
  4. Some or most parents who overparent do so because they are frightened of the world out there and media exacerbates this fear.
  5. Success and meaning really comes from within
  6. Parents and students need to follow their own path and not look over their shoulder all the time
  7. That good parenting is gives their children freedom to grow, develop, and think for themselves, prepare them for hard work, and normalize struggle.
  8. The best parenting style is Authoritative, which is highly demanding but also highly responsive. Poorer parenting styles include: Authoritarian, Permissive/Indulgent, and Negligent

 

Three ways to stop overparenting?

  1. Stop saying “we” when parents really mean to say “son” or “daughter”
  2. Stop arguing with adults in our lives on our kids behalfs.
  3. Stop doing homework for them.

Take home tip for teens entering young adulthood:

Your own voice needs to be the strongest voice you hear.

Episode 84, Julie Lythcott-Haims, How to Raise an Adult

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July 31st, 2015
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