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Good Grades Resources

by Ron Kurtus (updated 20 May 2023)

The following material are references and resources to help you get good grades.


Use these resources to help your understanding of the material.

Study skills

Goal Setting 101 - From

Study Skills for Students - From

How to Learn Faster - Helpful in learning a foreign language

Study Tips for College Students

Discover Your Learning Style - From

10 Tips for Public Speaking - Study Tips for A+ students

How to Study Effectively - - Study skills, tutoring, and books on various subjects

How to Study - A Guide for College and Adult Learners

Mindfulness for Students - Benefits and Techniques -

How to Actually Enjoy Studying - From

Minimalism for Students - From

Emotional Intelligence for Students -

Cyber Security Threats: How Students Can Protect Their Data

How to Make and Study Flashcards -

How Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Your Studies -

How Music Can Help You Study

Data Backup for Students - From

Yoga for Your Brain: Exercises for Body & Mind - From


Homework 101: Guide for Students & Parents

Homework Helper - Lists of homework websites for all levels

Top 10 Homework Tips - Tips for kids and parents

Homework Tips for Students - From Dr. Rick's Blog

Interactive Lessons and Tutors - From

Hey Tutor - Listing of in-home tutors in your area


How to Write an Outline That Will Earn an A+ Grade

Grammar Infographics - Graphical grammar information

Online Punctuation Checker

200 Powerful Words to Use Instead of “Good” - Infographic

Study Guide Plot Summary of Books -

Writing Tools and Examples - From

Ways to Expand Your Vocabulary - From

Tips on Beating Writer’s Block - From

Teacher and Student Discount on Pens


How To Learn Any Language In Record Time - Infographic

Top 10 Worldwide Languages - From

11 Free Language Learning Apps

Test preparation

How to Study for a Final Exam in Middle School - From

Graduate Record Exam Preparation - From Texas State University

Online MCQs Test Preparation - From (Pakistan)

How to Revise for Exams Effectively - From

Improve Your Memory

Improve Your Memory and Learn Faster -

Problem areas and solutions

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Dropping Out of College

Watch Out for Teen Identity Theft -

Helping Kids Deal With Bullies -

Tips to Stop Being Insecure -

Being Productive at Home: Tips for Students & Remote Workers

Scams in College and How to Avoid Them -

Self-Advocacy for Students - respectfully speaking up for yourself and ensuring that your needs are met -

Student Activism 101: How to Find Your Cause & Get Started

Poor grades

How to Deal with Bad Grades in College -

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Research projects

Funding for a Student Research Project - From

College preparation

University Interview Guide - Preparations for interview to elite universities

15 Tips to a Successful Online College Experience

Pre-College Summer Programs

Importance of Good Grade Point Average (GPA) - From

Truths About Going to College - From

Overcome Information Overload - From

Why You Need Extracurricular Activities for College

Guide for doing Research - From

How to Choose a College that’s Right for You -

How to Make a Good Impression in College - From

Student Scholarships - For future teachers

College Guide for Students with Disabilities and Their Parents

Master the Art of Multitasking - From

Reference sites

Cool Kids Facts - Facts on various subjects for younger students

Great Books Online - - free online repository of books

JellyQuest - Interesting facts for kids

Discovery Education - Videos of tutorials on various basic subjects

First Aid Kit for College Students -


Some free encyclopedia sites include:

Encyclopedia Britannica

Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia

Info Please


For defiinitions of words:

Cambridge Dictionary


Biographical information is available on: - Good short bios on many people.

Biographical Dictionary


Information Please Almanac

Old Farmer's Almanac

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Tricks for Good Grades: Strategies to Succeed in School - My book on improving skills

How to Study: Suggestions for High-School and College Students by Arthur W. Kornhauser; University Of Chicago Press

Getting Straight A's by Gordon W. Green; Lyle Stuart Publishing (2000)

Top-rated books on Study Skills

Top-rated books on Taking Tests in School

Top-rated books on Bullying in Schools

Top-rated books on Plagiarism

Top-rated books on Public Speaking



You can use these resources to help you in school. If you have other suggested resources, let me know about them.

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