Study sessions can be a mess; even if you’re not the gossipy, procrastinating type of student. All you guys have to be on the same page and in a good environment for study.
A routine can help this tremendously, but there is more.
Develop a standard notetaking method. Different students like different note taking methods. Whether you prefer mind mapping, Cornell notes, outline format, sentence format, or another method, find one that works for you and stick to it. Over time, you’ll develop your own version of note taking and will be able to use this method for the rest of your life.
There are ten tips over at Eleven21. How about adding a few more?
10 Ways to Make Your Study Sessions More Productive – [Eleven21]