How to Take Notes

Duration: 2 weeks (September, October, November, January, February, March, April)

Required Materials: All materials provided

Recommendations: Students in middle or high school who are interested in building strong note-taking skills may enjoy this course.

Instructor: Amy Sharony. Feel free to contact her with questions about this class.

NOTE: This is a two-week class, which can be taken at any time classes are in session. It does NOT include a live chat session, but you are welcome to contact Amy any time with questions or comments.


Being able to take good notes — and knowing how to make the most of those notes after you’ve taken them — can make a huge difference in your learning life. While taking notes isn’t hard, taking effective notes is a skill that can take practice and a little guidance. Mix and match the strategies in this course to create a note-taking system that’s effective for you.