# Upcoming Events

## September 2019

### ACT Reading: Three Key Strategies

The ACT Reading section can best be described as the answer to the question "what would it be like to run wind sprints while also simultaneously reading a textbook and juggling?" If that’s your thing, you do you; for everyone else, this session will teach the core strategies you’ll need to master the section. Learn to read only what you have to, sequence the questions the right way, and maximize both your time and your score. Students: Enter the classroom…

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### SAT Math No Calculator: Three Key Strategies

Question: if Frederick wants to buy x apples, each one costs y dollars and z cents, and he has b dollars in his pocket, how long will it take him to realize that it’s a lot easier to answer this question using real numbers instead of variables? Welcome to the SAT Math No-Calculator section, where the SAT tries to bait you into coming up with needlessly complicated algebraic equations. We’ll help you show them what's what with our three key…

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### ACT Reading: The Paired Passage Strategy

If you thought one passage at a time was bad, you’re going to love it when the ACT gives you two! In this session, you’ll learn the most efficient and effective way to attack the comparison passage; we’ll show you that ‘more passages’ doesn’t have to mean ‘more work.’ Students: Enter the classroom here.

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### SAT Math No Calculator: Advanced Concepts

Ah yes, real-world algebra and statistics questions, otherwise known as “the College Board trying desperately to convince you that you’ll need to know how to use inequalities at any point after college graduation.” You almost certainly won’t -- unless you want to be a tutor, in which case look us up in 5 years -- but you’ll definitely need to know them for this test. We’ll show you how to unlock these imposing blocks of text and make this question-type…

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### ACT Reading: Office Hours

The final ACT Reading session will focus mainly on reviewing the assigned homework section. We’ll answer any questions you have about the homework and show you how to apply the strategies from Lessons I & II to those specific passages; the session will conclude with a detailed overview of the best way for you to continue to practice the skills you’ve learned. Students: Enter the classroom here.

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### SAT Math No Calculator: Office Hours

In our final lesson on the SAT Math No-Calculator section, you’ll get the opportunity to ask any questions you have about the homework passages and the section as a whole. We’ll wrap up with some tips for how to structure your own practice and provide some links to good study materials so you can continue to prep on your own. Students: Enter the classroom here

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