DOES CIGARETTE SMOKING BOOST ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE?

Whilst the idea of taking drugs to enhance cognition and mental alertness is not a new concept, the overall design of taking drugs such as cigarette in other to boost academic performance is little known. In a research conducted in the department of psychology, Reading University, England, smokers and nonsmokers were compared on grounds of […]

IS SOCIAL MEDIA USE HELPFUL OR HARMFUL TO STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE?

Just recently, Facebook posted an essay on their company blog titled: “Hard Questions: Is Spending Time on Social Media Bad for Us?” While the question is one that is really difficult to answer considering the fact that the social media has made the spread of information very fast as well as created an ease for […]

FIND CLASS BORING? DISCOVER FIVE AMAZING TIPS/REASONS FOR ASKING QUESTIONS IN CLASS!

Asking Questions in class or even outside the class is invariably one the most to important learning skills you have to imbibe, unless perhaps you want to become a mental puppet which totally abuses the entire aim of education—develop in you a critical mind. As opposed to the popular school of thought that asking questions […]

FORMAL EDUCATION VS SELF EDUCATION: WHICH SETS YOU UP FOR LIFE THE MOST?

A lot has been going on in my mind recently and I’m quite sure I am not the only one with such questions in mind. When you take into consideration the level of stampede in the labor market these days, and the state of the most of the employers (people with little or no formal […]

SIX WAYS TO SUCCESSFULLY BALANCE ACADEMICS WITH EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.

Are you struggling with your schedule? Are you lagging behind in your academics as a result of so many activities? Are you simply curious or want to know beforehand the principles to apply in order to save yourself from this menace that seems to affect a lot of students? Then, know you’re not alone. Keep […]