4 Reasons to test prep over the summer

4 Reasons to test prep over the summer

4 Reasons you should test prep over the summer   Summer break is in full swing! By now, you have probably checked off a few things from your summer “to-do list”: Lounge by the pool Hang out with friends Play a “few” hours of video games As the temperature rises...
5 Reasons You Need to Study Over Summer

5 Reasons You Need to Study Over Summer

5 ways the summer can help you get ahead Summer is a wonderful time for relaxing by the pool and hanging with friends; a time to take a break and reconnect with friends and family. Summer is also a great time to reflect on the previous school year and take some...
3 Steps to Help Pick The Right College

3 Steps to Help Pick The Right College

Picking the right college for you So you have already decided you want to go to college, but aren’t sure where you want to go. It’s ok. Picking the right college isn’t a simple choice and the decision should not be made lightly. When deciding on the ideal college, you...
4 Steps to Hire the Right Tutor 

4 Steps to Hire the Right Tutor 

4 Steps to Hire the Right Tutor  Finding the right tutor for your child can be a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be! Hiring the best tutor is about doing research and asking quality questions. Take a look at 4 steps every person should take to get the best tutor...
What Makes a Successful Tutor?

What Makes a Successful Tutor?

What makes a successful tutor? What is a tutor? According to Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary, a tutor is a person charged with the instruction and guidance of another. However, to be a quality and successful tutor, the definition needs to be further developed to...
How To Decompress After an Exam

How To Decompress After an Exam

How To Decompress After an Exam Decompressing after a “life-altering” standardized test can often be tricky. An exam like the SAT or GMAT is an important event if your life that has taken months to prepare for and stress over. When the exam is over, however, the best...
What You Need To Know About the MCAT Exam

What You Need To Know About the MCAT Exam

What You Need To Know About the MCAT Exam What is the MCAT? The MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is a standardized, multiple-choice, computer-based assessment required for acceptance into U.S and Canadian medical schools. The exam is developed and administered by...
7 Ways to Reduce Test Anxiety

7 Ways to Reduce Test Anxiety

Reduce Test Anxiety In 7 Easy Steps   Preparing for a standardized exam isn’t just about studying the content and knowing the types of test questions; it is about being ready to manage stress and test anxiety. It is perfectly normal to feel anxious before and...
Before The Exam Checklist

Before The Exam Checklist

The What To Do Before The Exam Checklist Being prepared means being ready the morning of the exam. When preparing for an exam, it is “best practice” to have an idea of what has to occur before the actual test day. A checklist for the weeks/days leading up to the exam...
During the Exam Checklist

During the Exam Checklist

Checklist For You During The Exam Why Use An Exam Checklist? When taking a lengthy standardized exam, it is crucial to be as prepared as possible to help build confidence and walk away successful. Below is a checklist of strategies to use during the test to help...