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Why is SAT Prep So Important?

What is the SAT? It is a standardized test that students must take in order to apply to most colleges. It tests students’ mastery of grammar, critical reading, and mathematics. It serves as a key tool to compare one student’s academic performance to his or her peers. Although there are many valid critiques of the SAT, most students still must take it (or its rival, the ACT), and they must perform well to get accepted …

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College Interviews: Five Ways to De-stress

Oh no, another college interview. You finished your personal statement. You submitted your application. You even sent in the scores from your latest battle with the SAT. Now, you’re outside the door of the dean’s office waiting for the next college interview. Of course, the best way to reduce stress before an interview is to come prepared: • Practice potential questions with a friend the day before, • Get a good night’s sleep, and • …

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How to Prepare for an SAT Private Tutoring Session

By: Ken Nguyen   Getting ready for your next SAT tutoring session? Come prepared with a game plan so you can get more accomplished.   Here are some tips to help you get the most out of each test prep lesson.   Know what you want to accomplish and what you want to work on Come prepared with topics you want to ask about, questions that weren’t cleared up before, or completely radical questions that …

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Kevin’s Tips for Tricky Reading Questions (SAT Tips)

By: Kevin Vu (Lead SAT Tutor) Everybody has that friend or relative that drones on and on. Somehow, they‘re able to take a simple subject like the weather and turn it in into a full-length novel. They often repeat themselves unnecessarily, and it’s unbearable to listen to them for an extended amount of time.   Likewise, the SAT and ACT often feature sentences or answer choices I like to describe as “word salad.” The test …

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