7 Ways to Get Smarter during Summer Break ...


School might be over for another year but have you given any thought to ways to get smarter during your summer break? Yes summer is time to relax, rejuvenate and re-energize, but it’s also the perfect time to boost your brainpower. Whatever your good intentions, you just know you are going to spend hours browsing the Internet, slouching in front of the TV and plugged into your MP3 player, so just change the focus of what you’re tuning into. You can still enjoy the summer and have plenty of fun with these ways to get smarter.

1. TED Talks

The best thing about most ways to get smarter is that they’re free. That leaves your meagre student budget free for spending on fun activities in the sunshine! If you haven’t discovered TED yet, why not? Even though TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is billed as a set of global conferences, don’t let that put you off. Whatever you are interested in or curious about, there’s bound to be a TED talk on it that is informative and entertaining.

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