“10/10....This course should be compulsory for all Year 10-12’s.”A. Wilson Suitable for SACE Year 9 - 12 and IB SL and HL students.
3 Day program 13, 14 & 15 April, 1.30 - 4.30 pm
Day 1. RE-VISIT your Learning style dominance. Information Processing/Recording How to capitalise on your VAK strengths. How to implement Left/Right Brain Strategies to improve study outcomes. Learn the crucial difference between note taking and note making. 4Mat Model. McCarthy Model. Discover the study secrets of successful 20/20, 7/7 students.
Day 2. RE-SET your Time Management & Organisation Priorities/Test & Exam Preparation Strategies. Analysis of proven and tested TM Models. How to put the Pareto, Parkinson & Quadrant 2 TM laws into perspective. How to use Goal Setting to underpin & crystallize desired results. Which online Organisation Apps/Tools are best? Test & Exam Prep. Strategies. Discover why and where students continually lose marks in tests and exams. (compiled by past and present SACE examiners). Memory Skill Strategies. Exam Room Strategies.
Day 3. RE-SET your Ambition/Motivation and Goal Setting Paradigm Student Motivation Techniques....How to keep motivated and on task in these challenging times. Internal vs External Goals. Stress Management. Relaxation Techniques. Self Management Skills. Learn how to deal with test and exam anxiety. Learn how to effectively balance social, sport, work and study responsibilities.
Seminar Leader: Mr Greg Allison BA Dip Ed A past senior Year 12 Teacher and Coordinator,
Greg has been specializing in academic excellence and personal development for over 30 years. His empathy for and understanding of student concerns stems from hands on teaching experience in Adelaide’s Eastern, Southern, Western and Northern suburban High Schools and in Eyre Peninsula and Riverland High Schools. No stranger to success and motivation psychology, Greg has successfully coached sporting teams at State, National and International level, has represented South Australia on 33 and Australia on 9 occasions and is a National Champion and World Championship Bronze medallist. Greg’s practical, no nonsense approach towards the many aspects of student performance has motivated and enhanced academic performance for thousands of students. His learning and motivation strategies have been recognised by training authorities overseas and interstate.
“It has inspired me to do my best and put in 100%.” L. Bajada “Brilliant!...the best Study Skills presenter in Adelaide by miles.” J. Hillman “Very inspirational for any Yr.12 student. Highly recommended.” J. Simmons “Excellent seminar. Greg is very wise and is bringing much needed information to students.” Katie Kempe
“Exceeded my expectations, well worth it.” Ben Fry
“Brilliant, no other word to describe it.” Elena Violin
“I can’t wait to see the new strategies I learnt in this course.” B. Mulholland
“The seminar re-lit the flame of hope.” Hayley Wood
“Engaging, insightful and extremely relevant. A course all Year 12’s should consider.” J. Merrett
“Vitally important to Year 12’s and worth its weight in gold.” Semra A
“A course that directs you towards success.” T. Muuse