6 Study Tips for Finals Week

Bea Villa Blog

With the end of the semester getting closer, Finals are around the corner. That means stressful times are approaching. In order to prevent the well-known Finals week stress, students can begin studying early to avoid the blood, sweat, and tears that accompany examination week.

Types of Procrastinators

Chantal Lozano Blog

The end of the academic year is right around the corner and this is about the time when procrastination feels so right. There are so many things to do in so little time to do them; so many reasons to do everything else but your most important assignments.

Why the SAT is Changing

Kristoffer Blog

In 2016 the SAT will undergo another facelift, one more than the nip and tuck in 2008. If the SAT changes as much as College Board President Coleman promises, the 2016 test will be almost completely different from its predecessor. So what’s the change and why now? Here are a few reasons along with the changes College Board is making in response.

Things You Should Do Before Graduating College

Chantal Lozano Blog

My goal is to help you get the most out of college and live through it with a little less stress and regret. Here is some advice of things you should do before you graduate that I have received from others who have experienced college before me, including counselors and teachers, and acquired from my own experiences.

Essential Apps

John Bunyi Blog

Got an iPad for the Holidays? Or maybe you’re trying to figure out if the iPad is right for your student? Or just thinking about getting Apple’s latest and greatest to help make your lesson plans? Using your iPad appropriately is important, and it all boils down to having the right apps. Here’s our Holiday App Guide for apps to help you make the decision and start getting work done.

Life of a Test Taker: Day 33— Burnouts, Venting, and Distractions; How I Study

John Bunyi Blog

Frustration. That’s what a lot of people feel when they study— especially when they study too much. It’s definitely relative; what’s too much studying for one person can be a light afternoon read for another. We’re all prone to burnouts, we’re only human. It happens when we’re tired of doing something and don’t want to do it anymore. It happens at work, at school, with relationships, and heck even when we hear the same song on the radio over and over again. And most definitely when we study.