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Journal

Educational Methods

2015

Iowa State University

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Full-Text Articles in Education

How Smart People Do It, Traer Schon, Rachel Vipond, Ethos Magazine, Shelby Erickson, Suhaib Tawil May 2015

How Smart People Do It, Traer Schon, Rachel Vipond, Ethos Magazine, Shelby Erickson, Suhaib Tawil

Ethos

Studying is like puberty: everyone has to go through it at some point, but that doesn’t make it any more fun. We all know the feeling—it’s late at night, you’re falling asleep, but you’re still trying to feign interest in your surprisingly challenging Geology 101 book. It feels like you’re reading the same sentence over and over. It feels like you’re reading the same sentence over and over. Luckily, studying doesn’t have to be this way. We’ve put together a few unique studying techniques that will help you ace your tests ...


How To Survive An All-Nighter, Michelle Brugioni, Jordan Welch, Suit Yee May 2015

How To Survive An All-Nighter, Michelle Brugioni, Jordan Welch, Suit Yee

Ethos

Whether cramming for an upcoming test or finishing a project the night before it's due, having to stay up all night is just part of the college experience; an erratic, feared rite of passage for those who pay college tuition. Mastering the art of not sleeping or functioning on minimal sleep and not only making it through the next day, but actually getting shit done, is the envy of most students.


It Just Clicks, Abbey Nekola, Kate Hurley, Kait Mckinney May 2015

It Just Clicks, Abbey Nekola, Kate Hurley, Kait Mckinney

Ethos

The use of clickers in classrooms has become a controversial topic among students and faculty at Iowa State. While some favor their quick convenience, others find them unnecessary and just another preventable cost contributing to student debt.