Study Shark Blog #1 The Set-Up to Study Smart

To kickstart our Study Shark Blogs let me introduce you to Sean. I’m his number 1 fan! I met him on SC through bants and chats and he attended our LC Dublin Workshops last year (H1 in French of course!). When he obtained 625 points in the LC last year I knew we needed his brain! He agreed to join our EF team and take part in our Dublin Workshops this past year – sharing his tips/tricks to study at the workshops and in our exclusive FB live streaming as part of the workshop programme. We are thrilled that he is taking part again this coming year.

Guest Blog #4 Project Maths Advice and Tips for Junior Cert and Leaving Cert

Bonjour mes EFers (real and adopted!)

This time around our guest blogger is the famous Eamonn Toland, founder of TheMathsTutor.ie. He has put together this exclusive blog just for ye! Remember if you are an EFer you can access all of his online lessons FREE OF CHARGE!

Hillarious Guest Blog #3 Kevin Twomey : General Study with a Twist!

Welcome to our blogging series where former EFers share their study secrets with us. This time around we have Kevin Twomey, former EFer, now studying Commerce and French in UCC. Hillarious look at study – to be a fly on the wall in your house during your LC year, Kev……

Guest Blog # 2 : Jake Murphy

Bonjour mes amis! Thank you all so much for your lovely comments on our first blogger Kaumal’s post. We are going to post another general study guide, this time from an adopted EFer, Jake Murphy, now studying medicine in UCC. It is perfectly timed for the Easter Hols and how to stay motivated. Merci Jake!

20 Top Tips For Study!

Mind Coach :Brian Colbert’s top 20 tips for getting the best results

SOS : Study Buddies – your new BFF!

Do you want to cut your workload by HALF?? Get yourself a study buddy- to share and swap your notes!

SOS : Importance of EFFICIENT READING!

There are ways to read, and the right way for a given occasion depends on your purposes. Let’stake a look at how you should read your work with your exams in mind!

SOS : UNDERSTANDING LONG AND SHORT TERM MEMORY

There’s a big difference between SHORT TERM memory and LONG TERM memory. It’s important to know this because even if you feel confident that your ordinary short term memory works well –without much effort- your long term memory will not operate the same way. The difference is that you have to make deliberate effort to put things into your long term memory- particularly if the information is not personally interesting to you.

SOS SEMINARS OVER MIDTERM!

    Our job is to make your job as a parent easier! To facilitate this we welcome all suggestions as to what we can do to help you. To get the ball rolling we have introduced brand new and unique seminars for EF and non EF students and parents.  We held our first ever […]

HOW TO GET MAX MARKS THROUGH EFFECTIVE STUDY !

The first SOS BLOG is in keeping with this time of year – Valentine’s Day! We have chosen a lovely soppy song from the animated film “Beauty and the Beast”. Please find below the youtube clip of the song from the film, the lyrics and then the vocab list of the important words, useful for the LC! The BLOG finishes with a couple of phrases from the text, very handy for opinion pieces!