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Five Tips to Score Over 30 on the ACT

Five Tips to Score Over 30 on the ACT

Does increasing your ACT score feel like an (insanely steep) uphill battle? Well, for those of you who are already scoring 28 or …

The Best Ways to Improve Your Vocabulary for the ACT and SAT

The Best Ways to Improve Your Vocabulary for the ACT and SAT

Vocabulary isn't explicitly tested on the SAT or ACT these days, but if you don't know the meanings of a wide variety of words, y…

How to Break 1400 on the SAT Or 31 on the ACT

How to Break 1400 on the SAT Or 31 on the ACT

When students apply to very selective schools — those that accept less than a third of their applicants — they often think that h…

Pacing Tips for the ACT

Pacing Tips for the ACT

You will need to monitor your pacing very carefully on the ACT, since you only have one minute or less for each question! Check o…

How to Prevent Online Test Anxiety

How to Prevent Online Test Anxiety

It's normal to have a case of the nerves before a test, but the test anxiety you typically feel can be heightened when it comes t…

Don’t Have A Summer Internship? Here Are 6 Alternatives to Consider

Don’t Have A Summer Internship? Here Are 6 Alternatives to Consider

Maybe your summer internship search didn't go as planned. Maybe you had such an intense spring semester that you didn't have time…

COVID had a Big Impact on Early College Applications: What It Means for Next Year’s Application Season

COVID had a Big Impact on Early College Applications: What It Means for Next Year’s Application Season

Well, that was awful. 2020 decided to end on-theme with a huge increase in rejections for early applicants.

Here's the chain of ev…

What's The New SAT Like?

What's The New SAT Like?

By now, anyone who has an interest in college admissions knows that there is a “new” SAT out there waiting to debut in the spring…
School Just Started -- But AP Test Registration Is Coming Soon

School Just Started -- But AP Test Registration Is Coming Soon

Last year, the College Board made the controversial decision to move up the registration deadline for AP exams (which take place …

Standardized Testing News

Standardized Testing News

Where would we be without standardized testing? (Don't answer that.) I was wondering about that the other day when I saw all the …

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