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Author: Anthony-James Green

Anthony-James Green is SAT and ACT tutor with more than 10,000 hours of experience teaching the tests, crafting curriculum, and training other tutors to teach their own students. He is the founder of GreenTestPrep.com.

Posted Aug. 12, 2015, 8 a.m. by Anthony-James Green | View Comments
Preparing for the SAT and ACT

The SAT and ACT have somehow earned monster status in the minds of most high school students. Need proof? “My daughter is a great student - but she’s not a very good tester.” How often have you heard that? The implication is that studying for the SAT and studying for tests at school are two completely different types of tasks. How else to explain that Eliza gets A-pluses on all of her Latin and math tests, but is only in the 40th percentile on her PSATs? In reality, the fundamental natures of the SAT/ACT and tests at school are exactly ...