End-of-the-school-year advice for students, parents, and educators alike.

Study Better

By Nate Kornell Ph.D.
The unintuitive benefits of cumulative final exams.

Do Standardized Tests Predict Your Future Success?

By Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton Ph.D.
Standardized tests figure widely in admissions, but what do they predict?

How to Write a Final Exam

By Nancy Darling Ph.D.
Exams are measures too.

Are College Final Exams Disappearing?

By Alan Reifman Ph.D.
End-of-semester tests, once ubiquitous, may be fading away

Some Ways to Practice Are More Perfect Than Others

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
For Olympic gold, or top kudos in school, arts, and even love, learn to practice

Procrastinating? How to Defeat "Mr. Clown Box"

By Meg Selig
Overcome procrastination and achieve your goals with 4 simple tactics.

Maybe You Only Need to Be Good at One Thing

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
I have a problem with GPA and other overall evaluations

6 Tips For Not Freaking Out About End of Semester Stress

By Brad Waters
How students can learn to become their own best stress experts.

Top Three Tips for Better Final Exam Week Performance

By Thomas G. Plante Ph.D., ABPP
End of academic year exams and papers need not freak students out

Advice: Life Beyond High School

By Hara Estroff Marano
How to deal with a senior-year slacker.

In Defense of Cumulative Exams

By Nate Kornell Ph.D.
Students do not like cumulative exams. Are they worth it?

Finishing High School and "Senioritis" (Academic Letdown)

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
Slacking off senior year for social fun can be expected, and also prove costly

Tis the Season for . . . Final Exams

By Dana S Dunn Ph.D.
It's never too late to develop basic study skills