How to Be a Good Student

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Preface [pic]
It is important that every student, whether in Elementary school or working on a Graduate degree be aware of the basics of being a good student. The skills of doing well in school can be carried over into many other aspects of life. This page is intended for those who are looking for some tips on improving their abilities as a student and as a person. Implementing some of these ideas into academic life will surely help a Student perform better in the classroom. Hopefully everyone reading this will learn something that they can do to become a better student and be more successful.

Chapter 1 - Motivation [pic]

To become a good student, you need to get motivated! Motivation can come from seeing the situation of many poor children around the world who are not lucky enough to get a proper education. Keep that in mind when you don't want to attend class or study at home. Another reason to get motivated to study is that you will enjoy a better quality of life as an educated person. You can go to educational websites, like this one, and surf them with interest. You must not force yourself to study, as this will make learning a chore and you will not feel like even opening your books. You will have many academically good students in your courses. Try becoming friends with them (or encourage your current friends to be better students), and you'll be immersed in an academic environment which will help you feel motivated! Above all, you need confidence! For that, we need to feel that we are working for ourselves and not for others! Good luck! And if you stay motivated your mom and dad will be very proud of you so keep that in mind as well!

Chapter 2 - Concentration On Studies [pic]

Concentration follows eagerness. This section provides you with the basics of "Concentration" and also provides you with advice as to how to get aroused with concentration. You need to pay attention in class. Don't start chatting with your peers/friends when the teacher...
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