The bar exam is right around the corner! Lee recently put together some tips for taking practice exams and handwriting the bar exam. Here’s what’s in store for you on About.com.
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Bar exam anxiety is no joke. It doesn’t matter whether you are a first-time bar taker or a repeat taker. Struggling with bar exam anxiety can turn the bar exam period into an emotional roller coaster. I remember coming home some days from my review course just sure I was going to fail. My poor now-husband would say things like “But you were fine this morning, what changed?” What changed? This was the bar exam! Nothing needed to change. [Read more…] about Help! I Am Too Anxious to Study
Taking the bar exam is stressful! And while the act of memorizing and studying for the test is certainly enough to raise one’s blood pressure, there are other factors that contribute to the anxiety. In Lee’s recent articles on About.com, she discusses topics that all take a mental toll when sitting for the bar exam. [Read more…] about What’s Causing Your Bar Exam Stress?
The performance exam is my favorite part of the exam—because for success you don’t need to have any law memorized. I know; it’s fantastic, isn’t it? But many people still hate and fear the performance test. If the performance test is one of the reasons you struggled with the bar exam, here are three things you can do to raise those scores. [Read more…] about Three Things to Do to Raise Your Performance Test Scores
I get a lot of emails from students all over the country who are struggling with the writing portion of their bar exam. They want to know what they can do to raise their writing scores. I offer them a three-step process to improve their scores. [Read more…] about Three Things to Do to Raise Your Writing Scores
We have talked on the blog before about how important food is during the exam week. You don’t want a nutrient deficient lunch or a sugar crash to prevent you from focusing and finishing the afternoon portion of the exam (click here for some recommendations of what to eat during bar exam week)! [Read more…] about You Are What You Eat (When Studying for the Bar Exam)