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SAT Prep Classes: Who, What, When, Where, Why

If you’re planning to take the SAT sometime soon, you probably have a lot of questions: Do I have to take the SAT, or would taking the ACT be better? What if my SAT score is awful? What’s on the test? What does SAT even stand for? And one…
SAT Subject Tests are the lesser known cousin of the SAT and AP exams. Get a free consultation at your local C2 and see if you should take them.

The Complete Guide to SAT Subject Tests

SAT Subject Tests are the lesser-known cousin of the SAT and AP exams. About 2 million students take the SAT each year, and about 2.8 million take AP exams each year, but only about 200,000 take SAT Subject Tests. Keep reading to learn whether…
Studying for the ACT can be challenging without a plan. Contact your local C2 and get a free ACT prep consultation!

ACT Study Guide - A Simple Step-by-Step Approach

After much deliberation (or perhaps none at all?), you’ve decided to take the ACT. Now what? We’ve put together a simple step-by-step ACT study guide to help maximize your score on test day. Step One: Get to Know the Test Sun Tzu said,…
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5 Tips for ACT Reading: Dealing with BORING Passages

On both the ACT and the SAT, reading passages can pose a challenge. It’s almost guaranteed that you’ll see at least one passage on any given test that you think is Just. Plain. Boring. Boring passages are hard to read—you zone out,…
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4 Steps to a High PSAT Score

So you’ve decided to take the PSAT. Awesome! There are tons of great reasons to take the PSAT. (We wrote about some of them here in our Complete PSAT Guide.) Now it’s time to prep for the PSAT. Lucky for you, we’ve got a plan for a high…
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ACT Science Section Tips for a High Score

So what is the ACT science section? At its core, it’s a test of scientific analysis. It assesses your ability to synthesize scientific data and information in order to draw logical conclusions. But more than anything else, it’s a timed test.…
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What’s On the ISEE? Everything You Need to Know

The ISEE is the Independent School Entrance Examination, and it’s used for admission to private middle and high schools. Read on to learn more about the ISEE. Does my child need to take the ISEE? If you’re planning to apply to a private…
Depending on your math score goal, there may be different SAT math strategies to choose from. Contact your local C2 for a free SAT consultation!

SAT Math Strategies to Reach Your Score Goal

The math section makes up half of your total SAT score, so success is vital for those hoping to get into a top college. Bad news: we can’t wave a magic wand and improve your math score. Good news: we’ve got SAT math strategies tailored to…
To maximize your test prep efforts, there are definitely certain SAT prep mistakes you want to avoid. Contact C2 and get the most out of your SAT prep.

5 SAT Prep Mistakes to Avoid for Maximum Results

You’ve got your SAT prep book. You’ve sharpened your #2 pencils. You’ve got your favorite coffee mug/energy drink/IV of caffeine ready and waiting. It’s time for SAT prep. But before you leap head-first into your test prep, make sure…