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The Creative Trick to Get Your Teen Excited For Study Time

Aug 19 2014 - 6:39am

School is coming quickly (if it hasn't already started where you live), but since it still feels like Summer, it can be hard to get your tweens and teens excited about heading to their desks. Armed with the right inspiration, it's easy to create an organized study zone [1] that's sure to inspire. With art, accessories, and a desk that work in perfect harmony, your scholar will be ready to get down to business. Scroll down for some awesome desk ideas that will finally get your adolescent all set for back to school.

Source: Instagram user pbteen [2]

Words of Wisdom

Remind your students about the important stuff in life with motivational posters that offer words of wisdom.

Source: Instagram user interiorsnstuff [3]

Squeeze In the Space

Even if your teen has a tiny bedroom, a desk is an important space for getting work done — get creative and squeeze one in wherever possible.

Source: Instagram user tracyxo_ [4]

Make Work Fun

Colorful notebooks and bright desk essentials will make studying more exciting for a teen who loves accessories more than schoolwork.

Source: Instagram user poppin [5]

Get Colorful

Don't be afraid of adding bold hues to your teen's study area. Especially if you are helping a college freshman move into their first dorm, bright colors will add personality to a drab space.

Source: Instagram user bguzz12 [6]

Use Wall Space

Make use of wall space with cute storage and calendars that will help your teen stay organized and clutter-free.

Source: Instagram user withlovefromcalifornia [7]

Pick a DIY

Simple DIYs like mason-jar penholders [8] will help your student take an active role in styling their workspace.

Source: Instagram user chloescutecaptures [9]

Build a Gallery

A gallery wall is a great way to share your child's original artwork.

Source: Instagram user blogmymomissocool [10]

Get Creative With Storage

Skip a desk with drawers and opt for creative storage options like hooks, shelves, and boxes instead.

Source: Instagram user sweetlittledreams13 [11]

Add a Touch of Sparkle

Get your scholar excited about sitting at their desk with pretty accessories that express their personality.

Source: Instagram user palmbeachlately [12]

Opt For Chalk

Refresh your teen's bedroom with a chalk wall that lets them speak their mind.

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[13]

Get Colorful and Crafty

Creative paper pieces like streamers or flowers are an inexpensive way to help brighten up your student's workspace.

Source: Instagram user tinycupofcake [14]

Store in Style

File cabinets don't have to be blah — add color to liven up your student's space.

Source: Instagram user pbteen [15]

Set the Mood

Encourage creativity with a mood board full of your child's favorite memories and images.

Source: Instagram user onedirectionperfection.x [16]


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