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Tangible Tools for Tackling Test Anxiety

“Who’s ever been in a position where your mind goes blank right when the test starts?”

Before I even finish the sentence, dozens of hands shoot up in the air. I follow up by asking my class what they do when this happens to them.

Here is how you can reduce student testing anxiety

1. Teach AND provide time to practice coping techniques

2. Emphasize that college is not the end game

3. Publicly celebrate non-academic wins as often as possible

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