...The English section is essentially a test of approximately 20 grammar topics that you need to know very well. There are also some tricks and strategies for how to tackle the rhetorical skills questions, which comprise about 1/3 of the 75 questions. Time management and knowing how the test-makers 'think' are also essential to your success on this section. (read more)
...I graduated cum laude with a degree in History and Literature from Harvard (focusing on Britain and Russia), and work with students of all levels on coursework and essay writing. I can also help prep for AP Tests. I have been working with writers of all levels, from middle school to professional, for many years, on everything from spelling and grammar to style and content. (read more)
...Having been a National Merit Scholarship Qualifier and Finalist, I know what it takes to do well on the PSAT. I've tutored countless students, many of whom have also qualified for the National Merit. I have over 1000 hours of experience tutoring the ACT. (read more)
19 Subjects: includingACT Reading,ACT English,ACT Science,ACT Math
...I am comfortable helping with all academic areas at the high school level except for foreign languages, all standardized tests including all AP exams (unfortunately, not foreign language AP exams), all levels of college Math, Physics, and Writing, and all other subjects through intermediate colle... (read more)
56 Subjects: includingACT Science,Chemistry,ACT Reading,ACT English
...Oct. 24, 2013: Congratulations to Gor on perfect 800s on both SAT Critical Reading and Writing!!!
June 2013: Congratulations Marcia on 5s -- AP US History and AP English Language. Congratulations J. on transfer to Carnegie Mellon! Feb. 2013: One of my 8th graders got a perfect 800 on Critical Reading! (read more)