How I Got Into Princeton – Jonah (Story #10)

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 Jonah's story.


What’s on the SSAT?

What's on the SSAT? Begin your SSAT test prep journey by understanding what exactly is on this private school admissions test!


The SSAT Writing Sample: What You Need to Know

The SSAT writing sample is the first, unscored section of the SSAT. What do you need to know to succeed on this section? We have the answers in this comprehensive post.


How I Got Into Princeton – Laura (Story #11)

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 Laura's story.


Why It’s Okay to Be A Late Bloomer

Lack of early achievement does not preclude success later on in life, research shows. In fact, "late" bloomers may be more on time than they realize.


How I Got Into Princeton – Jasmine (Story #12)

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 Jasmine's story.


How to Self-Study for the SAT

Yes, you can study for the SAT on your own! In this post, we give students our best advice for taking the DIY route with this college entrance exam.


The SSAT Verbal Section: Introduction

The SSAT includes one Verbal section, which incorporates 30 Analogies and 30 Synonyms questions. What do you need to know to succeed on this section? We weigh in here.


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.


College Applications Are the Worst — Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing

Submitting college applications as a high school senior can be daunting, challenging, and stressful. This process, however, may have a silver lining!


The 2019 ACT Change — What Does It Mean for You?

Beginning in September 2020, ACT test-takers will be able to retake individual sections of the test. What does this mean for you? We weigh in here!


The SAT Writing & Language Test: The Basics

The SAT Writing & Language section makes up 50% of a student's SAT Verbal score. What can you expect on this section of the test? We weigh in here.