Focus and Attention

Focus and paying attention are an important element for studying and learning. Often students can become distracted or are not able to focus on the important material in front of them. Learning how to focus or to maintain can be assisted by using many tools, including the list below.  

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Forest Logo


  • Maintain focus to go from a plant to a forest.
  • Available on IOS, Android, Chrome
  • Free version available.
  • Forest app is in partnership with Trees for the Future.


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Pomodoro Technique

  • Work for 25 minutes, then take a 5 minute break. 
  • Available on Chrome, Android, IOS, iPhone.
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  • Free
  • Available for iPhone, Android, Windows, Mac.
  • Task management tool. 
  • Visual to do lists
  • Project management
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Freedom app logo


  • Website Blocker app
  • Available on most devices.
  • Free trial. Year subscription = $3.33/month.


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LastPass logo


  • Free version
  • Password management system
  • Available on iPhone, Android, Windows, Mac
  • Keep all of your passwords in one place. Remember only 1 password.
  • Password generator increases password protection.


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