SAT

13 08, 2020

An ACT/SAT Reading List

By |2020-08-13T18:59:13+00:00August 13th, 2020|ACT, SAT, Uncategorized|

“What books on an ACT/SAT reading list will help me improve my Reading Test score?” As an ACT/SAT coach, I am occasionally asked this question by ambitious students (but more frequently by ambitious parents). Although the answer is not as simple as you might hope, the following three simple tips will help you to create [...]

24 07, 2020

How to navigate SAT and ACT registration in 2020

By |2020-07-24T16:04:23+00:00July 24th, 2020|ACT, SAT, Uncategorized|

SAT and ACT registration is now open for the fall 2020 tests, including the August SAT, and there are limited spots available! With the unexpected test cancellations this spring, there has been an increase in demand for the late summer and early fall tests. That’s why it’s important to sign up earlier rather than later, [...]

29 05, 2020

SAT Accommodations Guide

By |2020-05-29T14:52:13+00:00May 29th, 2020|SAT, Uncategorized|

For a variety of reasons, you may be wondering about SAT accommodations that are available. Maybe you want to see if you qualify for one, or you already qualify and want to know more details about what your accommodation entails. In this article, we’ll go over both the kinds of accommodations the SAT offers as [...]

17 04, 2020

Should I Take the SAT Subject Tests?

By |2020-04-17T17:15:54+00:00April 17th, 2020|SAT, Uncategorized|

It’s fall of your senior year and you’re ready to apply to college. You’ve got your grades set and your dream SAT score locked. But what’s this!? Every school on your list requires SAT Subject tests? And some of them are only offered once a year?! Don’t let this happen to you! Take a second [...]

17 04, 2020

What’s on the SAT Math with Calculator Test?

By |2020-04-17T17:15:28+00:00April 17th, 2020|SAT, Uncategorized|

The SAT Math with Calculator test is the fourth and final section of the SAT. Students have 55 minutes to complete 38 questions. The first 30 of which are multi choice followed by 8 grid-in questions (meaning you grid in your numerical answer). This section counts for ⅔ of the total SAT math score. The [...]

9 04, 2020

What to Know Before Taking Your SAT

By |2020-04-09T16:33:39+00:00April 9th, 2020|SAT, Uncategorized|

Before you take your SAT (whether it’s your first attempt or not), there are a few things you need to know. Let’s talk about how to study effectively for taking the SAT, how to be prepared for the test, and what to do on the big day. How to Study Effectively for the SAT To [...]

7 04, 2020

What’s On the SAT Writing and Language Test?

By |2020-04-07T15:45:40+00:00April 7th, 2020|SAT, Uncategorized|

Testers, take your marks—get set—go! And you’re off, pencil flying down the page! It’s a beautiful Saturday morning here at the SAT racetrack, and your endurance has already been put to the test in the 65-minute marathon that is SAT Reading. After a short break, you’ve got your second wind, and it’s time to hit [...]