We have worked with numerous students over the years who qualified for extended time on the SAT or ACT. In most cases, that meant 50% more time per section on the SAT, and 50% more TOTAL time on the ACT. We wanted to find out what extended time will look like on the new SAT, […]
If you’re taking the ACT test tomorrow, don’t panic. Here is how you can be in the right mindset to kill it on Saturday. Enter the mindset of the ACT Ninja! Master of Weaponry Content knowledge? Check! Strategies? Check! Confidence? Check! Calculator with batteries? Check! The heavy studying should be out of the way by now. […]
Another ACT test is right around the corner! If it feels less festive and anticipatory than, say, the week before Christmas, well, that makes sense. It is totally normal to feel some nervousness and uncertainty just before a big test. We thought we would share with you some tips that will help you perform better and feel more confident […]
What a year this year! Let’s review the current school year (aka A Year In Test Prep Hell) thus far: –ACT introduces a new essay and provides a total of two (2) sample prompts. The official ACT prep book (“The Real ACT Prep Guide”) continues to contain the outdated essay prompts and instructions. –College Board releases official practice tests for the […]
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One: Speed is Critical If you’re considering taking the ACT, one important factor to consider is speed. Students must answer more questions on the ACT than the SAT in a similar amount of time. So start by asking yourself: do I work quickly? Consider your testing experience in school. If you generally finish tests […]
If you read our blog at all, you’ll know that we’ve been sharing some insight into the new SAT and how students can get the best possible prep for it. In this post, I’m going to put some of those thoughts together so that parents can get an overview of how students can be successful […]
Getting your son or daughter ready for college admission can be a daunting task. You can make it easier! We offer free phone consultations to help you make the right plan for your college admissions test prep. We’ve got all of the answers and more! Call us at 310-600-9595 and we’ll be happy to ease your […]