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How to Hire the Best ACT or SAT Tutor for You

Should You Hire an SAT Tutor?

Emailing College Coaches: What's the Etiquette?

How to Improve your SAT Score (or ACT Score) Through Deliberate Practice

The Best Way to Prepare for the ACT or SAT Might Surprise - and Calm - You

Exploring SAT Tutoring Rates: Is SAT Help from a Private Tutor Worth It?

Early College Planning: What Matters and How to Get Started

SAT Math Mastery

2 Key Questions You Should Ask When Searching For a College

College Applications: Making a Difference During the Pandemic

How to Customize Your Online SAT Prep

How Much Does an SAT Tutor Cost?

SAT & ACT Coronavirus Update

Self-paced SAT Prep: Pros and Cons

SAT Prep Options: Self Study vs. SAT Tutoring vs. Group Classes

SAT Review Series: Reading Comprehension

Preparing for the SAT/ACT: How to Make your Own Study Schedule

Specialized Preparation Needed for the SAT Chemistry Subject Test

AP Tests & European Degrees

The Art of Being Productive in High School to be a More Attractive College Applicant (Part 2)

The Art of Being Productive in High School to be a More Attractive College Applicant (Part 1)

Maximizing Meetings with Advisors & Professors as a College Student

How to Excel in College While Employed in 11 Easy Steps

Dealing with Difficult Reading Passages on the SAT and ACT

How a College Mindset Will Make You a Better College Candidate

Common Wrong Answer Choices on the SAT and ACT Reading

ACT Science: Extracting Signals Through Noise to Improve Your Score

SAT Math: An Overview

Should You Answer SAT Questions in Order?

SAT/ACT English: A Common Language

College Essay Applications: Why YOU Need an Editor

Applying to College is a Process

The PSAT: Your First Step to SAT & ACT Success

A Guide To ACT Scoring

A Guide to Tackling the ACT Reading Section

ACT Science: Sifting Out What Matters (and what doesn’t)

5 Keys to Scoring a 30 on the ACT Math Section

ACT Math: A Lesson on Logarithms

Designing an ACT Study Plan? Here are our Recommended ACT Study Materials

How to Approach Writing Supplemental Essays

Stress and Standardized Tests: Coping Strategies

How to Ace the ACT Writing Section

The Anatomy of Great Online Reputation Management

College Application Timeline

College Essay Writing Tips

Simple but Powerful Test Taking Strategies: Part 1

A Brief Review of the New SAT

The Hidden Key to College Admissions Success: Staying Organized

ACT - English: Overview and Basic Strategies

8 Critical ACT-Math Strategies

FAQs as a New College Student - Answered

The Long Awaited Arrival of a Student’s Honest Review of 'The Standardized Test'

Tips for Choosing the Right College

Tips to Boost Your ACT Score

SAT Math: Solving Impossible Math Problems

Should I mention religion in my college essay?

How Do I Write the “Why Us?” Essay?

How to Self-Study for an AP Exam

What Students Can Learn from the 2016 SAT Re-Design

Re-Thinking Test Prep, Applications, & Admissions

10 Tips for Presenting Your Best Self To Colleges – Part 2

10 Tips for Presenting Your Best Self To Colleges – Part 1

Writing a Great First Sentence On College Application Essays

How to Write Effective Supplemental Essays

How to Determine Which SAT Subject Tests to Take

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your ACT Test Scores

Writing About Your Strengths Without Sounding Arrogant

How to Get Started with the College Application Process

ACT Math Strategy Series [Part 3 of 3]

ACT Math Strategy Series [Part 2 of 3]

3 Tips On Writing About Heavy Subjects

ACT Math Strategy Series [Part 1 of 3]

Why You Must Stick to 650 Words in Your Personal Statement

What You Need to Know About the ACT Math Section

Test Optional isn't for Aspiring College Athletes

5 Tips to Writing a Great College Application Essay

An Overview of the SAT Critical Reading Section

An Overview of the ACT Reading Test

What’s a Good ACT Score?

5 Tips from an Elite ACT Tutor

6 Reasons SAT Tutoring Can Increase Your SAT Score

5 Surprisingly Good College Majors To Consider

Excellent Schools for the Very Good Student

7 Benefits of Working With an SAT Tutor

ACT Scores and Good Public vs. Elite Private Colleges

College Admissions: The Early App

The ACT and SAT: What Should You Do With Your Scores?

The ACT, the SAT, or Both?

Increasing Your Return on Investment in College

Official Launch of ACT/SAT Forum