As advertised in the latest newsletter the CBHS Careers Department is hosting a Study Skills presentation on Tuesday 24th October 6-8:15pm to be delivered by UCANDO. The seminar is titled DARE TO PREPARE. CBHS have hosted this presentation over the last 3 years and received excellent feedback from the parents and students that attended.
Topics covered include:
The differences between Skills-Based and Knowledge-Based Learning
Short Term versus Long Term Memory
Accelerated Learning Principals: How To SCAR Information Into Long-term memory
With an Emphasis on Multi-Sensory Learning
The Power Of Connections
The Undervalued Right Brain
The Need For Regular Review
Importance of Overviews
Power Of Keywords
Note taking using THInKmaps
The presentation is suitable for all students and parents/caregivers.
The presenter, Stuart Wright, of UCANDO is a leading New Zealand facilitator of Accelerated Learning and Whole Brain Learning Techniques. He has been a High School Senior Manager, Careers Adviser, as well as HOD Languages. Stuart has successfully taught various study skills and motivation courses to thousands of primary, secondary and tertiary students around New Zealand and more recently Australia. He has run teacher training courses through the Massey University College of Education as well as staff presentations at a variety of learning institutions.