Category Archives: Education

How to become a straight-A student by Cal Newport

Becoming a straight-A student is a book written by Cal Newport that outlines strategies for basic studying skills, preparing for exams, and writing papers.  It’s a book intended for college students but can be applied to high school to graduate students for keeping track of time and study materials.

For this blog post, we are only going to cover time management part of the section Study Basics as it pertains to management systems that we think is very helpful to students.  There are three parts to study basics: time management, procrastination, and study settings.  Below is the summary map of the Study Basics.

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