Chris Smith

My alternative ‘3Rs’ are an antidote to exam panic

Don’t whinge about tests being ‘too tough’ – responsibility, resilience and realism are the skills all students should be taught to deal with whatever challenge they are presented with

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Permit me to reminisce. Remember the good old days when you’d have a plateful of delicious food presented to you, you’d get your camera out (hopefully removing the lens cap) to take a photo, later bringing it to the local chemist, who would develop the photo for collection a week later? Then you’d go to each of your friends’ houses to show them the photo of that meal, inviting them to like it and provide a suitable comment?

Nope, me neither. Imagine the simplicity of those days before Instagram.

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