A strategy to take better notes in school requires effort. Half the battle with students is helping them understand the reasons for needing to take and interact regularly with their notes!
Many students write down everything they see or hear in the classroom, and they’re overwhelmed by the sheer volume of notes that they have to study (these students often highlight most of their textbook reading, too). Other students say that they have excellent memories and don’t need to take notes because they can easily recall information.
Neither strategy is effective. Click to learn how your student can become a world-class note taker!