Resources by Topic
- Succeeding in High School
- Study Skills
- Note Taking
- Testing Strategies
- Math Help
- Multicultural Student Resources
Succeeding in High School
How to Talk to Your Teacher, PDF by PHS Guidance. Advice for how to conference with your teacher about improving your grade.
How to Study, website by Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources. Easy-to-read articles containing tips and advice on many topics, e.g. managing your time, improving your memory and concentration, and overcoming procrastination.
Study Skills Self-Help Information, website by Virginia Tech. Checklists and articles to help you evaluate and improve your study skills.
Note Taking Help, website by Graduate Educational Information Service. Advice on what to do before, during, and after class to make your notes more useful.
Note Taking Advice and Shortcuts, webpage by Richland Community College. Tips and suggested symbols to use for easier notetaking.
Taking Tests, website by Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources. Tips for preparing for and scoring well on variety of tests (essay, multiple-choice, true-false, etc.) and general test taking strategies.
Test Anxiety, webpage by Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources. Explanation of how to recognize and reduce text anxiety.
ACT Test Prep, website by ACT, Inc. Practice ACT test questions and standardize testing advice.
Math League Help Topics, website by Math League Press. Articles explaining intermediate math concepts such as decimals, fractions, ratios, geometry, and algebra.
Math Skills Practice, website by IXL.com. Interactive practice problems listed by grade level and concept. Includes feedback explaining how to solve problem.
Math Homework help, website by Math.com. Tools, graphers, and calculators to help with solving math problems up to statistics and calculus.
Online Math Lab with Live Tutoring, website by Utah Valley University. Log-in and chat with UVU tutors during tutoring hours.
Multicultural Student Resources
BYU SOAR, program sponsored by Brigham Young University. Five-day summer college preparation proram for BYU bound multicultural juniors.