BetterGradesYour grade point average often translates into how well you’ll do in college and in a career.

Follow these tips to earn the best grades possible:

Use a planner to keep up with homework assignments and extracurricular activities. 

Take notes in class and while reading and review them often. 

Ask questions when you don’t understand the subject. If you don’t want to ask during class, meet with your teacher after school or send an email. 

Study in a quiet place and limit distractions.

Ask your teacher how you can improve your grades. You may receive ways to earn extra credit or learn strategies to help you succeed in class.