The era of the paper SAT and PSAT is over. The age of the digital SAT and PSAT has begun…almost. Students will get their first opportunity to take the digital PSAT this fall and the digital SAT the following spring. Meaning, by this time next year only digital...
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Reading Questions: SAT vs. ACT
Good reading comprehension is a cornerstone of success on the SAT and ACT. However (as you might expect), it is more crucial on the Reading sections of both tests. Reading comprehension is actually a portmanteau term, as it combines several skills. You must not only...
January 2016 SAT — Three SAT Verbal Challenges (And How to Overcome Them)*
*Please note: This post applies to the current SAT test format. Starting in March 2016, a new format for the SAT test will be in place. For more information on these upcoming changes, click here. The SAT Verbal sections can be intimidating. Surely you and your student...
Test Prep Tip: SAT Critical Reading (formerly SAT Verbal) Section [Video]
Students are always looking for tips to improve their reading comprehension on the critical reading section of the SAT (formerly known as the SAT verbal portion). Students can easily become overwhelmed by reading passages, making it difficult to answer questions. A+...
5 Ways to Boost Your Child’s SAT Verbal Score
Let’s assume your student has already taken the SAT (or perhaps the PSAT), and his or her math score was stellar, but the Writing and Critical Reading sections provided some stumbling blocks. If your child wants to study math or science in college, you may not think...
ACT Vocabulary Preparation: Resources to Build Verbal Skills
Making time to prepare for the ACT on top of your busy high school schedule may seem like a daunting task. But even if you don’t have large chunks of time to dedicate to taking lots of practice exams, that doesn’t mean that you can’t prepare. While the ACT does not...
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