Tag: studying

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

Infographic: The Impact of Expert Tutoring on Academic Achievement


In honor of National Tutoring Week, check out the impact that private tutoring can have on grades, test scores, and retention rates for high school and college students. read more

Video: Study Hacks for the SAT


How do you study for the SAT? That's certainly a loaded question. Good thing this student vlogger has such great advice on how to study for the test! read more

Key Academic Advice for Incoming College Freshmen

CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

After the first few weeks of excitement on your college campus, it's time to buckle down on homework and studying. Here is some key academic advice from a sophomore to help you have a successful first semester. read more

3 Things to Consider About Standardized Test Prep Services

College Counselor and Tutor, Moon Prep

You've probably heard upperclassmen talking about preparing for the SAT and ACT for years, but now it's your turn. Here are three things to know about test prep services and tutoring. read more

What Should You Do if You Have a Low SAT or ACT Score?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

So you got your SAT or ACT scores back and they weren't what you were hoping for. It's not the end of the world! Here's some advice to help you get the high scores you want. read more

5 Good Habits to Help Curb Procrastination in College


It's so easy to procrastinate in college, but you can overcome this bad habit by following these five steps. read more

6 Miraculous Effects Music Can Have on Student Success

Writer, Sage Music School

Your parents may have told you to turn the music down (or off) when you're studying. Boo! Read on to find out how music may actually help you succeed om school. 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

Top 5 Tips for Having the Best College Experience

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Sonoma State University

Who isn't trying to live their best life in college? Here are five tips from a student who's been there so you can easily have the best college experience! read more