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Study Better

Build your repository of knowledge on effective study techniques, locations and tips that are guaranteed to make studying more productive and efficient.

Top 6 flashcard apps for iPhone and iPad for 2022

Top 6 flashcard apps for iPhone and iPad for 2022

Top 6 flashcard apps for iPhone and iPad for 2022 Aside from note-taking, flashcards are a tried and trusted method to study effectively. But if you find lugging around stacks of physical flashcards troublesome, then flashcard apps might be your solution! And if...

Top 6 best note-taking apps for students (September 2021)

Top 6 best note-taking apps for students (September 2021)

We are all familiar with digital note-taking apps. But a quick search on the App or play store will show a ton of apps to choose from. It’s time-wasting and pretty confusing as you sort through the apps trying to find the right one. That’s why we’ve done it for you. After hours upon hours of research, we’ve come up with the 6 best note-taking apps for students.

What is active recall? Plus free notion template!

What is active recall? Plus free notion template!

Want to know something interesting? We, students, take notes all the time in school. Primary, Secondary, JC or Poly and University. A huge part of our time is spent making notes. Yet the way we do it doesn't really help us. Studies have shown that passive techniques...

The best 5 ways to motivate yourself to study

The best 5 ways to motivate yourself to study

Let's face it. Studying can be a chore. It's difficult to stay focused with the number of distractions around us. I constantly tell myself I'll study after one last episode or game. This usually drags on until I realize half the day is gone and I still have so much to...

Career skills and courses

Find out the skills in demand for the future of work, recommended courses available for you and tips to boost your employability and personal brand!

School-related insights

For Secondary School, Junior College, Polytechnic and University students.

Mental Health

Offload your stress and prioritise your mental well-being with these articles!

Top 15 self care Instagram accounts to follow

Top 15 self care Instagram accounts to follow

Mental health is undoubtedly important, but it has always been a sensitive topic that many avoid addressing these days. Even though it's constantly dismissed, it doesn’t change the fact that people still struggle with mental health. For JC students having trouble...

Tips on how to sleep better: 10 ways backed with science

Tips on how to sleep better: 10 ways backed with science

Need some tips on how to sleep better? We know why. Picture this: Nothing beats going home after a long day of school and just plump into your bed, close your eyes and fall into a deep sleep. But wait! Didn’t your teacher give you that assignment just a few hours ago...

Financial Health

Stay updated with the must-know financial tips, tricks and trends for financial literacy.

Social issues

Find out more about the problems that affect large groups of people within our present-day society.

Transgender students and transphobia in Singapore

Transgender students and transphobia in Singapore

On Jan 26, 5 people were arrested outside the MOE Building. They were protesting against transphobia in MOE schools. Read this article as one of the protestors, Elijah Tay, explains what happened and why they did it.

Environmental issues

Read about the harmful effects of human activity on the environment.

How has the pandemic affected the environment?

How has the pandemic affected the environment?

In 2020, the world encountered a pandemic, Covid-19. The pandemic had stopped the momentum of several key trends. More specifically, combating climate change. As a result, news and social media outlets, government officials and people have shifted their attention away to focus on the pandemic. But while the pandemic was ravaging civilization, climate change did not stop. Here’s how the pandemic worsened climate change.