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Study Tips for Parents

10 good study habits to help your child succeed in the new school year (Sylvan Learning, 2017) 

5 steps to setting up a study space (Little Miss Organised) 

Does the food children eat for breakfast fuel exam grades? (Pam L Graham, The Conversation, 2015) 

Engaging parents in the career development of young people (Miles Morgan, Career Industry Council of Australia, 2012)

Help children form good study habits [newspaper article] (Erika A Patall, New York Times, 2014) 

Here’s what you need to know about homework and how to help your child (Ellen Amatea, The Conversation, 2015) 

HSC exam guide: how to help your kids through this stressful time (Fred Paas and Myrto-Foteini Mavilidi, The Conversation, 2014) 

Impact of parental support on the academic performance and self concept of the student [magazine article] (Bushra Iqbal Chohan and Rehana Masrur Khan, Journal of Research and Reflections in Education, 2010) 

Parental support (Melbourne High School, 2016) 

Parents, are you feeling the pressure too? Here’s how to help your child cope with exam stress (Mandie Shean, The Conversation, 2015) 

The impact of parental involvement on children’s education (Department for Children, Schools and Families, British Government, 2008) 

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For Teachers

Developing, monitoring and reporting on personal learning goals (Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Victorian Government, 2006)

Everyday study skills: teach students how to set goals, prioritize, and stay organized (Michele Goodstein, Scholastic, 2017) 

Goal setting and student achievement: a longitudinal study [magazine article] (Aleidine Kramer Moeller, Janine M Theiler and Chaorong Wu, Faculty Publications: Department of Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 2012)

Goal setting worksheets for middle school students [worksheet] (Enhancing Learning Educational Services, 2006) 

Managing my time: Year 11 study skills seminar 2 [powerpoint] (Tania Sheko, Melbourne High School) 

Study skills workshop: goal setting and time management [worksheet] (Anna Schmidt, University of Winnipeg)

Study skills—teaching students how to learn (California Department of Education)

Teaching guides and strategies (Study Guides and Strategies Website)