Your ACT is in one week! Prepare using one of our One Week ACT Study Plans. We have one for ACT newbies who haven’t studied before, one for students looking for a quick score improvement, and one for those of you who just need a last-minute refresher course. Good luck!
Well, Magooshers, it’s time for another installment of my (non) patented ACT English advice. Today’s topic is ambiguous pronouns. To get us started, here’s an example, something one of my students in sophomore English may have written years ago: Mark decided to go out for coffee. At the coffee shop he ran into his old […]
It’s true: the ACT is launching a new July ACT date in 2018! Find out who should sign up for this new ACT date, and how you can use it to your advantage.
ACT scores range from a low of 1 to a max score of 36. Overall, ACT test scores are the average of test-takers’ sectional scores (also 1-36) in English, Math, Reading, and Science. So what is a good ACT score? The ACT score range for students admitted to different colleges varies, and the average ACT score is 20.8. However, various factors will affect what a “good” ACT score is for you.
There are several states that provide the ACT for free. This page lists those states and explains how to take advantage of this service.
No matter how good of a test taker you were in high school, you can still help your child have a successful ACT test day.
New Year’s resolutions. They’re ambitious, yet intimidating; full of hope, yet all too easily forgotten. And for teens, they’re just plain overwhelming. “While balanced perspective can be challenging for adults, it is often daunting for teenagers. Impulsivity reigns supreme during adolescence – often limiting our aspirations,” says psychotherapist and Mental Gym founder, Bill Benson, who […]
The December ACT is the last ACT test date of the year! In this article, learn about everything you can do to have a successful test day!
Excellent news for ELL (English Language Learner) students taking the ACT. Starting fall 2017, ELL students will be able to request special supports during the ACT. This is a first—not just for ACT, but also for the entire field of high-stakes standardized testing. In this post, we’ll discuss the support some ELL students will receive […]
The October 22nd ACT is upon us! Just a few more days of studying before you can put your energy into planning your Halloween costume and catching up on fall TV. The October ACT is very important for seniors applying Early Action or Early Decision. Get your last minute resources here.