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6 Steps to Developing a Solid SAT Study Plan

A study plan is a very personal thing because every person learns and studies differently. In order to succeed on the SAT, you will need to devise a plan. This plan will detail everything from what you need to study the hardest to how you manage your time. When you follow your plan the way you intend, you can bring yourself closer to a high SAT score.

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Do You Need a New SAT Tutor?

If you’re currently preparing for the SAT, it’s likely that you’re using some sort of structured program. Whether that’s a book, class, or a tutor depends on the individual, but there are some universal signals that your current program isn’t working. Here are some ways to tell you need a new SAT tutor.

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11 Signs Your Son or Daughter Needs a Private Tutor

When preparing for the SAT, your teen needs all the help she can get. Whether is comes in the form of study groups, books, prep classes, practice tests, or all of the above doesn’t matter. What does, is that you do your part to get her the help she needs. Recognizing the signs that your son or daughter needs a private tutor to provide assistance beyond what you can personally offer is step one on that path. 

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Are SAT Tutoring Companies Taking Advantage of Parents?

In a word? Yes. SAT tutoring companies bank on the fact that parents want to do the best by their children and will scrimp and save to afford the best for them. This means investing in high-priced tutoring services. However, this may not be the best use of your money.

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4 Cost Effective Ways to Prepare Your Teen for the SAT

Getting ready for the SAT is nerve wrecking for parents and students, alike. After all, how your teen scores will play a major factor into whether or not she gets into her chosen college. That’s a lot of pressure. Instead of piling on, help your teen out.

“But private tutoring is so expensive!” you may cry as you check your bank account. Yes. it is very expensive. Take my advice: if you can’t afford it, don’t get it! But that doesn’t mean you can’t get high quality preparation. Here are four SAT prep methods that are proven to be effective and affordable.

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3 Reasons Why You Need to Take an SAT Prep Course

If you want to get into college, you need to provide a stellar application. Though that might go without saying, you need to really impress the admissions officers if you want to stand out.

You need a high GPA. You need a great essay. But you also need high points on the SAT. Many are now using an SAT prep course to get a leg up on the competition.

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