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GRE

SDSU: Life On Campus

Published 07/14/2017

Two speech-language pathology students give us their take on SDSU's campus life.

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GRE

Graduate Program Spotlight: Occupational Therapy

Published 06/30/2017

Want to get your master's in occupational therapy? This article is for you.

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GRE

Occupational Therapy Student Spotlight: Danielle

Published 06/30/2017

We interview Danielle - an occupational therapy master's student at Washington University St. Louis.

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GRE

Student Spotlight: Speech-Language Pathology M.A. Fiona Cheng

Published 06/29/2017

We interview Fiona Cheng, a graduate from the Speech Language and Hearing Sciences Master's program at San Diego State University (SDSU).

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GRE

Graduate Program Spotlight: Speech-Language Pathology

Published 06/22/2017

Interested in Speech-Language Pathology programs? Great. Check this article out.

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GRE

Emily's GRE Journey

Published 06/20/2017

One of my GRE Bootcamp class students talks about everything she did to prepare.

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GRE

How To Avoid Looking At The GRE's Moles

Published 06/12/2017

Soph outlines some advice to help you stop staring at those GRE moles.

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ACT

Is There Chocolate Ganache In Your Fridge?

Published 05/19/2017

High schoolers may need help dealing with distractions to prepare well for the SAT and ACT.

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GRE

All The San Diego GRE Classes

Published 05/02/2017

Soph has put together a list of all the in-person GRE classes in San Diego.

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GRE

77 Things To Do During Your GRE Prep

Published 05/01/2017

Use this GRE study plan checklist to make sure you cover all your bases.

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SAT

3 Bad Good Questions To Ask A Tutor

Published 04/29/2017

Why some common questions for tutors don't tell you much.

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SAT

Do I have to drink the butter coffee?

Published 04/03/2017

You don't have to do everything I tell you to do right away... just do it all eventually.

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SAT

Freshmen and Sophomores! Build Your SAT/ACT Foundation Now.

Published 03/08/2017

Hey freshmen and sophomores! Here a few things you can do now to make SAT and ACT prep easier when you're a junior.

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GRE

"I Need Help With Math"

Published 02/15/2017

The process of improving your GRE math skills as seen by me.

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SAT

Does Your Hairdresser Do Your Taxes?

Published 01/30/2017

I rank the most popular test-prep methods from worst to best.

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GRE

My GRE Score Report and Diagnostic Service

Published 01/25/2017

A few minutes of me talking about my most recent GRE score report and diagnostic service.

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ACT

Tom Brady and Pattern Recognition

Published 01/24/2017

How students can use pattern recognition to perform better on the ACT and SAT.

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GRE

How To Study For The GRE By Yourself

Published 01/21/2017

All my GRE studying recommendations for those preparing by themselves.

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GRE

All My Free GRE Videos

Published 01/12/2017

I've made more than 100 free GRE videos. Here they all are, separated into playlists.

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GRE

5 Test-Day Tips And Why I Give Them

Published 09/05/2016

The real test feels different, even though it's not. So, here are five of my favorite test-day tips.

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SAT
Aug
05
2016

The Biggest SAT Scandal Yet

Published 08/05/2016

The SAT deals with another problem of its own making.

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ACT
Jul
28
2016

The ACT attempts to weather its own cheating scandal

Published 07/28/2016

The ACT's clumsy response to widespread cheating.

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GRE
Jun
02
2016

The Forgetting Zone: When To Review Math

Published 06/02/2016

How to maximize learning with the "forgetting" zone.

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ACT
Apr
27
2016

SAT vs. ACT: The Final Word

Published 04/27/2016

SAT vs. ACT: The Final Word

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SAT
Apr
23
2016

The Scope of SAT Cheating in Asia

Published 04/23/2016

The Scope of SAT Cheating in Asia

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GRE Function
Apr
11
2016

Hardest GRE Verbal Question

Published 04/11/2016

What I think is the most difficult GRE verbal question.

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GRE
Mar
29
2016

What Does The GRE Mean By Reasoning?

Published 03/29/2016

What the GRE means by quantitative and verbal "reasoning".

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GRE
Mar
04
2016

GRE Success Is From Being "Rich, Male, and White"??

Published 03/04/2016

Another example of a journalist getting it wrong about the GRE.

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GRE
Feb
25
2016

GRE For High Scorers, Part 9: Letting Go (And Coming Back)

Published 02/25/2016

My thoughts on smart GRE test-taking

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GRE
Feb
17
2016

GRE FAQ

Published 02/17/2016

My GRE FAQ.

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GRE
Feb
11
2016

GRE For High Scorers Part 8: Math Cross-Training

Published 02/11/2016

Why you should cross-train to get better at GRE math.

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GRE
Nov
17
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 7: GRE Argument Essays

Published 11/17/2015

My advice on the GRE argument essay.

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GRE
Nov
12
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 6: GRE Issue Essays

Published 11/12/2015

My advice for the GRE Issue Essay.

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GRE
Nov
11
2015

GRE for High Scorers, Part 5: Function Questions

Published 11/11/2015

How to handle GRE Function / Structure verbal questions

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GRE
Nov
10
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 4: Critical Reasoning

Published 11/10/2015

How to deal with GRE Critical Reasoning verbal questions.

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GRE
Nov
07
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 3: Reading Passage Insights

Published 11/07/2015

My thoughts on how to decipher GRE reading passages.

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GRE
Nov
06
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 1: The Key to Verbal Reasoning

Published 11/06/2015

The key to GRE verbal reasoning questions.

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GRE
Nov
06
2015

GRE For High Scorers, Part 2: The Key to Quantitative Reasoning

Published 11/06/2015

My #1 GRE math tip.

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GRE
Nov
04
2015

My Favorite Way to Learn Vocabulary for the GRE

Published 11/04/2015

My tips and tricks for learning GRE vocabulary more easily and efficiently.

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GRE
Oct
24
2015

SDSU, UCSD, and USD GRE Classes: Do They Work?

Published 10/24/2015

My perspective on GRE classes offered by big companies and universities in San Diego.

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GRE
Oct
23
2015

A GRE Tutor's Review of Magoosh GRE Videos

Published 10/23/2015

Some straight talk about the good and bad of Magoosh's GRE videos.

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GRE
Oct
19
2015

A GRE Tutor's Review Of The Economist GRE App

Published 10/19/2015

Love The Economist. Hate The Economist's GRE app.

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GRE
May
25
2015

The Hardest GRE Math Question I've Ever Seen

Published 05/25/2015

Ok, so you might not think this question is that hard. But for a GRE question, it is one that very few people get right.

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ACT
Mar
12
2015

10 SAT / ACT Questions? 10 SAT / ACT Answers!

Published 03/12/2015

10 SAT / ACT Questions? 10 SAT / ACT Answers!

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ACT
Jan
03
2015

The #1 thing I want you to understand: the proficiency hump

Published 01/03/2015

The #1 thing I want you to understand: the proficiency hump

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GRE
Mar
21
2014

GRE Words Of The Day

Published 03/21/2014

Need help cementing GRE words into your brain? Try these vocabulary mnemonics.

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SAT
Jan
06
2014

Estimating is your friend on the SAT and ACT

Published 01/06/2014

Estimating is your friend on the SAT and ACT

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SAT
Dec
25
2013

Guest blog: SAT/ACT Math Strategies by Dr. Steve Warner

Published 12/25/2013

Guest blog: SAT/ACT Math Strategies by Dr. Steve Warner

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