Get exam-ready: Mental preparation as important as studying

Hwa Chong Institution student Tiarra Ko says revising with friends has helped to keep her motivated.
Hwa Chong Institution student Tiarra Ko says revising with friends has helped to keep her motivated.ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

SINGAPORE - A few months before Tiarra Ko's O-level examinations two years ago, she asked her parents for permission to sign up for hip-hop dance classes.

At that time, co-curricular activities in school had stopped so that students could have more time for their revision, but Tiarra felt the weekly dance lessons could help her relieve stress.

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