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ETS Introduces Online Live-Proctored Official GRE At-Home Testing

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Mon, Mar 23, 2020 @ 10:47 AM

COVID-19 has made taking in-person standardized tests such as the GRE impossible indefinitely across much of the world. Just in the past week Pearson Vue, the largest testing center company in the U.S., announced that all of their centers country-wide are closed until at least April 16. In response to these circumstances, beginning March 23, the Educational Testing Service (ETS) is at least temporarily offering a “GRE General Test at Home” for test takers in several nations including the U.S., Canada, and Hong Kong.

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How to Stay Motivated While Studying for the GRE

Posted by David Recine on Tue, Sep 20, 2016 @ 11:41 AM

 

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The Making of a Stellar Score on the GRE

Posted by Chris Lele on Sun, May 04, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

I often hear people wonder whether it is possible to increase one’s GRE score. They believe that a standardized test score is more or less set in stone, one’s score changing plus or minus two points depending on the day. This line of thinking is actually woefully inaccurate; with a combination of diligence, resources, and the proper approach, you can greatly increase your score. Indeed, I’ve seen a couple of Magoosh students increase their scores by 29 points. 

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