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Stop Trying to Maximize Productivity during Quarantine

Stop Trying to Maximize Productivity during Quarantine

Staying inside and focusing on yourself is perfectly okay during this stressful time
Emma Martinez Sutton, Editor-in-Chief May 17, 2020

As we all adjust to our new daily lives during the pandemic, you are probably feeling the pressure to be productive all day at home. Not only do students have to figure out how to learn from home, but...

A Look into Students' Daily Routines

A Look into Students’ Daily Routines

How students are feeling about their free time during quarantine
Shira Aronow & Anna Johns, Staff Writers April 25, 2020

During this new era of synchronous learning, some students have found comfort in spending more time with family and structuring their own routines at home, while others miss the school environment and...

Try taking a short break after 25 minutes of productive work.

How to Stay Focused and Motivated While Working at Home

Online school comes with distractions, so here are some tips to maximize productivity
Kate Rekas, Staff Writer April 24, 2020

While learning from home these past few weeks, many students have most likely experienced online school’s greatest enemies: lack of accountability, procrastination, and distractions. I have encountered...

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