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Unlocking the Power of Struggle

The feeling of struggling through something, anything, is never a good one. Many of us try to avoid this feeling of struggle by refusing to touch whatever it is that is causing us to struggle, or simply by shutting down … Continue reading

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Should I get …. remarked?

Figuring out what subjects you want to get remarked is a daunting and sometimes risky task. Your mark could go up, it could stay the same, or it could go down. However, you really need this mark for university, or … Continue reading

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What to do when your IB result isn’t what you wanted

It’s the topic that nobody wants to even consider. Frankly, its scary. But before you continue reading this article please remember that you shouldn’t be disappointed. If you have worked hard for the mark you wanted (but didn’t get), remember that … Continue reading

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How to get a 7 in IB French SL

Getting a 7 in IB French SL isn’t as impossible as it might seem….Admittedly, French B (even at SL) in the IB can be a challenging and daunting course if you are not 1. fluent/native or 2. been on a long enough … Continue reading

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IB CAS Activity Ideas and Advice!

It can sometimes be quite difficult to think of activity ideas to count for CAS, and this can often be a daunting task for many people. Here is a list of CAS activity ideas that can help you get the … Continue reading

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Tips for starting IB!

I still remember my first year of IB and vividly remember the inner thought of “nobody ever told me about how hard Year 11 is, everyone is always talking about how hard Year 12 is.” For those of you who are just … Continue reading

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Preparing for IB final exams!

Congratulations, you’ve made it to the home stretch. Before you stress out anymore or start freaking out about the daunting task that lies ahead, I want you to first congratulate yourself on coming this far. You’ve completed 80% of your journey, and … Continue reading

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How to get a 7 in SL Math!

As a person who struggled with mathematics, I understand that getting a 7 in SL Math can be daunting. However, keep in mind that once you conquer some of math’s challenges, the marks are actually really easy to get, simply … Continue reading

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How to get a 45 in the IB

Being a part of that 1% of candidature worldwide that get a 45 every year is supposedly both extremely hard to do and also appears to be very luck driven. However, I believe that if you get the combination right, … Continue reading

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How to Get a 7 in IB HL Chemistry

Yes, I know. It seems almost impossible. But its do-able, and every year there are those apparent geniuses that get 7s in IB Chemistry HL. But I’m here to tell you that you do not need to be a genius … Continue reading

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