SSAT Math: The Content You Need to Know

There are two math sections on the SSAT: Quantitative 1 and 2. What content do you need to know to succeed on both? We explore SSAT Math content in this introductory post.


How I Got Into Princeton – Natalia (Story #18)

In our "How I got Into" series, we share the stories of successful applicants to Princeton and other great schools. In this article, we share Natalia's story.


Taking a Gap Year: Should You Do It?

In 2020, many high school graduates are considering taking a gap year. Should you do it? We weigh in on the significance of gap years here.


Your Complete Guide to the 13 ACT and SAT Grammar Rules

You don't need to be a grammar whiz to succeed on ACT English or SAT Writing & Language. You just need to know these 13 ACT and SAT grammar rules!


Mastering Story: Screenplay Structure 101

Have you ever wanted to write your own screenplay? Find out how to do so now from a Hollywood screenwriter!


ACT and SAT Grammar Rules: Transition Words

The ACT and SAT both test your ability to identify and use transition words correctly. Of the ACT and SAT grammar rules you need to know, these are key!


SAT and ACT Punctuation: Colons and Long Dashes

When it comes to SAT and ACT punctuation, colons and long dashes can seem like outliers. In this post, we cover colon and long dash usage so you can succeed on SAT Writing & Language and ACT English.


The 3 Apostrophe Rules You Need to Know for the SAT/ACT (Updated for 2024)

That's right--you only need to know 3 simple apostrophe rules for ACT English and SAT Writing & Language! We cover all three in this detailed post.


The 3 Comma Rules You Need to Know for the SAT/ACT

Both the SAT and ACT test your knowledge of comma rules. Knowing these 3 simple rules will set you up for success on most ACT/SAT punctuation questions.


ACT and SAT Grammar: Pronouns

Pronouns do appear on the list of ACT and SAT grammar rules you need to know for these exams. Find out what those rules are in this detailed post!


ACT and SAT Punctuation 101: Combining Sentences

Most ACT and SAT punctuation questions test your ability to combine sentences. Learn the rules of doing so in this comprehensive post!


ACT and SAT Punctuation 101: Complete and Incomplete Sentences

In the world of ACT and SAT punctuation, it's vital to know how to identify complete and incomplete sentences. Learn how to do exactly that here.