5 Vocabulary Builder Benefits

There is no denying that an advanced vocabulary becomes more and more essential as you make your way through school, college, and into the working world. How you express yourself can help distinguish you from the crowd. Having a sound, evolving mental database of...

4 Ways to Learn Advanced Vocabulary for the SAT

If you are planning on sitting for the SAT soon, you likely already have an idea of what to expect. You have the Reading section, the Writing and Language section, a Math section, and an optional Essay section. As you can see, a lot of these sections are testing your...

3 Ways to Learn Advanced Vocabulary Quickly

To communicate complex ideas and thoughts effectively, be it spoken or written, you’ll need a rich and diverse word bank. College entrance exams already require you to build up your vocabulary. In college and the workplace, you benefit from being versed in not just...

New Changes to the SAT Announced by College Board

The New York Times recently reported on new changes to the SAT announced by College Board president, David Coleman. Changes include an end to the penalty for wrong guesses, making the essay optional, and removing obscure vocabulary words. Mr. Coleman, criticized his...

Keys to Becoming a Master

There are keys to becoming a master of a subject.  “Mastery” implies that teachers have gotten students to master a concept. They have learned everything there is to know about it, and are ready to move on. This definition of mastery doesn’t sit well...