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UC Admissions Requirements & How To Make Your UC Application Stand Out
Interested in attending a UC school? In this article, we’ll discuss the UC admissions requirements for freshman students. Depending on whether you are…
Tutoring and Test-Prep Expert Advises Parents On Helping Their Children Succeed in the Time of COVID-19
UNITED STATES, September 29, 2020 – Parenting Herald Tell us a little bit about yourself and Powerful Prep. I am…
SAT Essay Scores: How To Get A Perfect Score
Many students ask me about SAT essay scores and request an example of an SAT essay with a perfect score. I will share my response below…
What’s better, a 35 ACT Score or a 1550 SAT Score?
Why earning a 35 ACT score isn’t isn’t the same as earning a 1550 SAT score.
When Do You Take The SAT? Pick The Best Test Date
When do you take the SAT? Learn when to start studying for and when to take the SAT. Plus, learn how to optimize your SAT test prep timeline.
When Do You Take The ACT: The Ideal Test-Prep Schedule
So, when do you take the ACT and when do you start ACT prep? If you’re looking for the easiest test date, I have some…
How To Get Into The Ivy League
Acceptance to an Ivy League school has never been more competitive. If you plan to apply to one of these prestigious schools, here is some data-driven expert guidance on the subject.
Is 25 a Good ACT Score?
25 is a good ACT score for some students’ goals whereas other students may benefit from more ACT prep. Get the scoop on you 25 ACT score now.
The Best SAT Prep Books To Achieve Higher Scores
The best SAT prep book is challenging, has practice problems, & targets the all right practice materials. See our top picks here 👀
Home Learning Pods and the At-Home Effort for In-Person Learning
Think of a Learning Pod as “Homeschooling Light.” A small group of families pool their resources to hire a teacher, tutor, or recent college grad to teach their children.
How Long Should I Study For The SAT or ACT?
How long you should study for the SAT depends on the effort you put in & your starting SAT score. Find the perfect test prep schedule inside.
Don’t Be Afraid to Choose “No Error”
On the SAT writing section, we are presented with 43 multiple choice questions (there are 49 total, but 6 are paragraph improvement) which ask us to revise a…