Become a More Productive Student
The tool and the advice to help you succeed in school.
Shovel Study Planner
Use the only study planner that lets you timebox your tasks into your calendar.
Learn How to Study
Learn how to study effectively and have better grades, less stress, and more fun.
We’ll Help You Do Well in School
If you’re feeling overwhelmed, you’ve come to the right place. Everything on this website was built to help you get better grades with less stress.
We were students too (no geniuses), so we know what it feels like to struggle. But if you are a genius who just wants to be more productive, we will help you too.
From here, we’d recommend going to one of two places.
1. Study Advice
If you want to learn how to study more effectively, the best place to start is by reading this article. It will take you through how to study from start to finish. It is how our founder Jim was able to get near-perfect grades in college and Law school.
2. Study Planner
If you are looking for an app that will make you super productive while keeping you stress-free, check out our study planner — Shovel. We built it from the ground up for students who liked our study advice.
Ok, go explore and if you have any questions, use the chat in the bottom right.
This is What Shovel Students Say:
Explore the Site
Learn how to build a study plan
Planning is a skill. We wrote a book to help you build a study plan that will help you:
Get better grades
Be less stressed
Have more fun