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April 6, 2017

Timing is often an issue for students taking standardized tests.  We recommend going in with a game plan but most students do not have one.  If you have taken ACT before and score a 24 or higher, you get to focus on every question.  Sorry!  If you are scoring 23 or bel...

April 4, 2017

This question was asked of me on Saturday.  A parent whom I have worked with for over a year walked into the Studio with a graphic novel of Romeo and Juliet and asked my opinion.  Her son needs to read the Shakespeare play but he has no interest at all in the version h...

March 28, 2017

Does that sound like an odd question?  Why would you have a game plan for taking the SAT or the ACT?  My question is, why wouldn’t you??   Would you want to play football, lacrosse, basketball, soccer without a game plan?  Would you want to be part of a big musical dan...

March 21, 2017

  1. Create a math dictionary with the word, meaning, example and picture

  2. Make flashcards with key ideas and concepts so you can glance at them during a spare minute

  3. Identify the knowns, unknowns and how they relate to each other before you solve the problem....