Better Grades In Less Time
Recorded On: 05/09/2017
Learning how to earn better grades in less time is the key to becoming a better high school or college applicant, because it gives students more time to pursue their passions.
But focusing on grades inhibits learning, whereas focusing on learning naturally leads to better grades.
The best thing a high school or college applicant can do is learn how to actually learn stuff, and get better grades along the way.
Learn the study skills and time management that make this possible in this new and original webinar.
- By practicing efficient time management in webinar activities, participants will learn new ways to help their students have more time to do the things they love most.
- By learning cutting-edge learning skills in the context of their current professional responsibilities, participants will be able to share best practices for studying with their students.
Paul Rivas taught study skills at UC Santa Barbara and has a lifetime of experience supporting NCAA Division I student-athletes. Prior to discovering study skills, he helped more students earn Gilman International Scholarships for diversity in study abroad than anyone in the country, leading UCSB to a #1 national ranking for this federal award in 2011-12. He earned a BA in Mathematics, Sociology, and Spanish from UCSB, and an MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from The New School.
A special note of appreciation to our Sponsors, who have made possible the development of our webinar series through their generous support:
Applerouth Tutoring Services
Since 2001 has helped thousands of students attain the scores they needed to secure spots at their top-choice schools. With our cutting edge methods and best-in-class tutors, we have helped our students attain consistently outstanding score improvements.
Denials Management, Inc.
Facing medical, behavioral health or substance abuse issues can be an emotionally challenging and financially stressful time for families. Similarly, we understand that providers must focus on the treatment of their patients, rather than navigating through the complicated utilization review, claims and appeals process. For over 25 years, Denials Management, Inc. has been partnering with families and providers as they steer through these arduous insurance procedures. Our experienced Advocates offer a variety of claims support services to assist in resolving the specific insurance problems you are facing.
Lakemary Center located 45 minutes south of Kansas City in Paola, Kansas serves children 6-21 in a co-ed setting and specializes in serving children with ID/DD coupled with psychiatric disorders. Children that receive services at Lakemary Center do so in our PRTF (psychiatric residential treatment facility) and on K-12 on-site accredited school. Our 24/7 therapeutic milieu includes special education services, individual therapists, nursing/medical services, and overnight awake staff.