How To Succeed In High School AP Classes

AP classes are not easy. They are college-level courses that move at a quicker pace than other high school-level courses, and you are expected to keep up with them without… Read more

Back to school tips for college students

By Katie Azevedo, M.Ed. Back-to-school tips for college students go beyond the back-to-school tips for high school students that I write about in this post here. While those high school… Read more

8 Important Things To Do In Your First Week Of High School

Congratulations! You’ve graduated middle school, and are now about to enter high school! Isn’t that exciting? Entering high school can be a little nerve wracking, though. You’re about to be… Read more

UCSB Student Life: A Sincere Review

Wondering what UCSB student life is like? Want to learn about the clubs, campus traditions, and more? Experience the university from the perspective of a current 3rd-year student. To understand… Read more

9 Important Lessons I Learned In High School

High school can be difficult to maneuver for underclassmen (9th and 10th graders), and even sometimes for upperclassmen (11th and 12th graders), too! High school is a time and place… Read more

26 Best Freshman College Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Are you ready for college?? I remember how exciting it was to receive my acceptance letter from my first choice and how many hours of research I put into being… Read more

8 Best Extracurricular Activities For High School Students

If you are a high school student worrying about how your Activities section looks on your college applications, this post may help you out. As you probably know already, your… Read more

7 Great College Tips for Introverts

To all the introverts in college, you can experience a whole different world out there. Going away from parents and living the life of your dreams can always come with… Read more

Why Your Grades Actually Matter & How To Get A 4.0 GPA

Sometimes, you may lose motivation in school and wonder: what’s the point? Do grades even matter? And although it’s true that high school should be a period of exploration and… Read more

60 Life-Changing Habits To Build This Semester

I’m sure you’ve wondered at least one time in your life so far: what’s the secret that top students are hiding from us? How are they productive, smart, and successful?… Read more