What Does a Good SAT Essay Look Like?

Let’s face it. When your high schooler is preparing for the SAT, it’s not always an easy process. It isn’t cheap, either! Private tutors, SAT prep courses, SAT prep books–all of these things cost money, and it really adds up. But free SAT resources are so hard to come by…especially those SAT essays. Without access …

When Should My Student Start Planning For College?

You’re driving up to pick up your middle schooler, when suddenly, it hits you–college. College is just around the corner. Thoughts of brochures, college visits, applications, memorabilia start flying through your head. Should you be planning now? Should you wait a couple months? AH! What are you going to do? Anxious, you pick up your …

How Expensive is College?

College can be one of the most exciting experiences of a student’s life. Your son or daughter will venture into the unknown, make new friends, take classes taught by experts in their fields, and, most importantly, they’ll probably decide what they want to do for the rest of their life! While college is a blast, it’s also …

Tips to Help Your Student Improve Their SAT Essay

Disclaimer: This article is for the 2005 SAT. Click here to learn about the new, 2016 SAT. The SAT Essay Section can be one of the most dreadful parts of the SAT test-taking experience. Not only is your student given a boring, broad topic they probably don’t care about, but they’re also expected to take some sort …