PSAT Test Prep

Everything You Need to Know About the PSAT

If you’re going to be a high school junior this coming fall, you will likely be taking the PSAT. Are you ready? Check your knowledge against the basics by reading on below! The PSAT is important to your future success because of its focus on the skills and knowledge at the heart of education. Your results will be a good measure of what you learned so far in high school, as well as what you need…

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Vocab Apps for Standardized Tests

Are you preparing to take a standardized test like the SAT, ACT, or GRE? If the answer is yes, you need to build up your vocabulary, fast. Here are six different vocab apps for standardized tests that can help! Knowji Vocab by Knowji, Inc: If you have trouble remembering what you’ve learned, then this is the app for you! Knowji Vocab teaches you 1600 words specifically chosen for the SAT®, GRE®, ACT®, and ASVAB exams,…

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PSAT Changes

PSAT Changes: Much like the SAT and ACT, the PSAT will be changing, starting in October of 2015. Not much will be changing, but the biggest difference will be the way in which the “concepts are tested and and the steps students will have to take to solve the problems correctly.” The new PSAT will require more reasoning and the ability to process information quickly, although an extra 35 minutes will be added to the…

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Preparing for the SAT

I’ve been out of high school for a few years now, and even now I’m watching my younger friends prepare for taking the PSAT and the SAT. I’m having flashbacks to participating in after-school clubs and passing by my classmates huddled in corners in the library, reviewing vocabulary flashcards and scouring their prep textbooks for new material to study. Back in high school, I figured I was taking my school work just as seriously as…

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Admissions Consulting Eases College Application Stress

Applying for college can be the most stressful experience that parent and child have to endure. The list of things that need doing seems never to end. Personalized Admissions Consulting gives you and your child the peace of mind that nothing is slipping through the cracks. As the following article states, applying to college is a stressful and competitive process, and anything that eases the anxiety can make a huge difference. College applications: Beyond test…

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Private Tutoring for SAT, ACT, and ISEE Test Prep is the Norm

Without test prep, for the SAT, ACT, or ISEE, your child is going to be behind the other students who are taking advantage of private tutoring services. Tutoring is now the norm, especially for test preparation. As the following article states, working with a private tutor makes a world of difference for students at all grades and skill levels. Demand high for tutoring services As the school year ramps up, so too are area tutoring…

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PSAT and SAT II Subject Tests–Start Prep Sophomore Year

Students who begin the process of test preparation in their Sophomore year of high school can often have a huge leg up on other students, with less stress put upon them Junior year. If you get your SAT II Subject tests out of the way while you are taking the subject called for (such as Biology), the subject will be fresher in your mind. If you can start preparing for the PSAT, not only will…

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