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Author: Elizabeth Peterson

Elizabeth holds a degree in Psychology from The College of William & Mary. While there, she volunteered as a tutor and discovered she loved the personal connection she formed with her students. She has now been helping students with test prep and schoolwork as a professional tutor for over six years. When not discussing grammar or reading passages, she can be found trying every drink at her local coffee shop while writing creative short stories and making plans for her next travel adventure!

Elizabeth Peterson

Running Out of Time on the SAT Writing: What to do?

Almost out of time on the Writing section? This simple, three-step approach will help you get the most out of those precious last minutes.

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Improving Your Speed on the SAT

Many students struggle to finish the SAT within the allotted time. Here are some tips to help you improve your speed by cutting down on time-wasting habits.

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What the SAT Score Breakdown Means

Not sure what all those numbers on your SAT score report are? We tell you what they mean and what they can tell you about your test readiness.

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How to Find a Comfortable Seat During the SAT

Imagine spending hours studying for the SAT, only to get to your assigned testing room, getting started on the test, and finding yourself unable to focus. This is a nightmare for most students, but there are ways to help minimize the chance that it will happen to you. One of those is making sure your […]

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SAT Prep Games

Need a break from traditional studying? Here are some great, free sites that can help you build your SAT test-taking skills while actually having fun!

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New SAT Grammar Study Guide: Verb Tenses

Using the right verb tense helps keep your writing clear. Here’s everything you need to know to tackle verb tense SAT questions with confidence.

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How to Get a Perfect Score on New SAT Writing

So you want to get a perfect score on the new Writing section of the SAT? Here are tips to help you do just that!

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How to Get a Perfect Score on New SAT Reading

The New SAT Reading section is scored out of 800 (combined with Writing). Let’s take a look at some ways to reach a perfect score on Reading.

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5 Tricks for the SAT Essay

Dreading the new SAT essay? Here are some tricks to help set you up for success.

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5 Tricks for the SAT Writing Test

The SAT Writing test has a new look. Here are some tricks to help you navigate it with confidence.

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