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Chemistry Knowledge You Need for the ACT Science Section

April 19, 2016

You may be surprised to find out that you don't need outside science knowledge to answer most of the questions on the ACT science section, but it generally helps on 5-6 questions, and 1 or 2 generally will require it.  Coming equipped with a fundamental knowledge of the basics of biology, chemistry, physics, and the earth sciences will generally cover you on those “outside knowledge” questions, while rare, could mean the difference between a 32 and a 36.  But don’t just take it from us. 

How Parents Can Support The Student/Tutor Relationship

January 27, 2016

Tutoring can be a great supplement to the education students receive at school.  Tutoring can ensure that the student is mastering core content and improve grades.  More importantly, effective tutoring can help students become confident and independent learners and teach students necessary 21st-century literacy skills. The strategies students learn are required to thrive academically and personally as well as prepare for college.