Tag: SAT prep

8 Smart Tips to Improve Your SAT Essay


The SAT Essay is often the most daunting part of the test, so go into it with confidence using these tips on writing your best essay! read more

Top 5 SAT Prep Hacks


It's getting to be SAT season, which means it's time to get prepared. Here are some easy ways to prepare to take the SAT this year. read more

The Dictionary of Difficult Words: A Fun Way to Study SAT Vocab


The Dictionary of Difficult Words is a children's book that's actually useful for all ages, especially students studying for the SAT. Unwind and review your vocab at the same time with this unconventional test prep book! read more

5 Great Ways to Prepare for the SAT

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Studying for the SAT is possible with dedication and the right mindset. Here's how to really prepare for the exam in order to get the best score possible. read more

Short-Term SAT Prep (or What to Do If Your Test Is This Week!)

Test Prep Expert, Magoosh

The SATs are THIS weekend? You completely forgot and now you have no time to prepare--or do you? read more

My Standardized Test Prep: Top Tips From Real Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writers

High school students share their real-life experiences taking standardized tests, the tools they used, and their top tips for success. read more

When should I take the ACT or SAT?


When you schedule your ACT and/or SAT, you need to balance three main things: available test dates, your own test prep schedule, and application timelines for universities. read more

The First Time I Took the SAT

High School Student

A student offers an in-depth analysis of her first time taking the SAT, including specific lessons and pieces of advice. read more

Top Study Resources for the New SAT

High School Student

Once again, the SAT is getting a makeover. If you're going to be taking the revamped edition, we've got a list of resources that will help you prep like a pro. read more

5 Ways to Ace All Your Standardized Tests This Year

Student, Flathead High School

Here's a list of standardized test tips so you can ace them without reading all those larger-than-life prep books. Unless, of course, you really want to read them. No judgment. read more