Surviving High School

Uni? Pfft. We understand that a lot of you are currently subject to the rigours of secondary school  assessment, so if we can help assuage the damage that the final year of school is doing then it's all worth it.

Eat your way to good exam marks

Eat your way to good exam marks

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Michelle 15/10/2014 

Michelle's got the goss on what's good to eat while you're cramming for the HSC or your end of year exams.

FACT: Exams aren

FACT: Exams aren't everything

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Georgia 16/07/2014 

This week, a primary school teacher's letter to her students went viral. Find out why.

Five ways to kickstart your study this term

Five ways to kickstart your study this term

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Georgia 30/04/2014 

After a blissful yet painfully short period of holidays, students across the country have hit the ground running and are back to the daily grind of study and school. We know it's all too easy to carry over shoddy study habits from last term, so here are our top five ways to start afresh and kickstart your study this term.

How I graduated from school and university despite chronic illness

How I graduated from school and university despite chronic illness

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Alex 14/05/2014 

School can be hard at the best of times, but for many with chronic illness just getting through a full day should sometimes warrant an A+. Chronic illness is when someone is sick for a very long time. Usually it requires constant management and can lead to a lot of classes being missed. Alex has had Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for eight years now.

How to ace your HSC Biology exam - Part One

How to ace your HSC Biology exam - Part One

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Brendon 29/07/2014 

Practical experiments are fun, but are still important aspects to summarise and review for exams. Part One of Brendon's Biology study guide involves mastering any exam questions that involve the first-hand investigations and secondary sources.

How to ace your HSC Economics exam

How to ace your HSC Economics exam

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Brendon 2/07/2014 

Brendon's been there, done that, and he's here to share his tips. From the macro to the micro, here's his guide to becoming a pro highschool economist.

How to cure Post-VCE Boredom

How to cure Post-VCE Boredom

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Michelle 3/12/2014 

You’ve studied your ass off for the entire year but now this nothingness hits you in the face. You don’t want to think about your exams because, let’s face it, you just finished them. What do you do now? Don’t despair! We’ve come up with a little list of things you might want to try to rid yourself of Post-VCE Boredom.

How to study: for the free-spirited student

How to study: for the free-spirited student

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Domenique 16/04/2014 

Studying can be creative, and creativity can be amazingly effective for remembering things - from all the elements in the periodic table, to the name of that guy who invented that super weird theatre technique (unfortunately we can’t put that in an essay, even though the teacher totally knows what we’re talking about.) Here are some ways to up the creative ante before a big test and get motivated.

How to survive Year 12

How to survive Year 12

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Georgia 07/10/2014 

Today marks the first day of Year 12 for many students. It's a crazy year, renowned for being high-stress and high-pressure. What's the best way to survive?

Make Your Mark Launch

Make Your Mark Launch

SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL Georgia 1/05/14 

Bridges to Higher Education have joined forces with UAC to launch Make Your Mark, a website devoted to helping students from under-represented communities access information about traditional and non-traditional tertiary education paths.

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