What makes a good study session?

As we come around to the last set of midterms, I spend a lot of talking chatting with students about how they are studying. ¬†Although I feel like I’m modelling how to study while I teach and although I have worked a lot with my teaching assistants about training students in tutorial on giving examples […]

How to Study in University: A Professors Confession

One of the most common issues I deal with during my office hours is studying issues. ¬†The conversation with students usually goes like this: Me: So tell me, how do you study? Student: I write down everything you say in class and then a few days later (or right before the exam), I write it […]