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Excited to start freshman year strongly but also a bit nervous? Here are some tips to help you master those Ninth Grade Nerves and set yourself up for a successful high school career.

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SSAT and ISEE homework is critical to student success. A few simple approaches can help SSAT homework be worth the time.

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The Five-Paragraph Essay is the essay structure you will use for almost every piece of writing in high school—from term papers to standardized tests. Learn how to master this form of writing now, and you will excel at academic writing in the years to come.

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How to get your target score on the ACT Science section. Our detailed guide to the structure of the test, strategy, and priority-setting.

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Have you ever gotten halfway through a writing assignment only to realize you have no idea what you’re saying or if you’re even addressing the topic? Yeah, us too. That’s why one of the first assignments you’re likely to get this year is the dreaded paper outline. Today, we’ll talk about why outlines actually do matter—and we’ll review some other ways you can start writing if you find yourself staring at a blank screen.

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With school starting, we thought we’d give you a quick cheat-sheet to help you stay effective in your efforts. We've put together our favorite bite-sized tips to plan and start projects, foster creativity, stay motivated, and follow through.

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Junior year is much like having two monitors on your desk. On one screen, you see your current life: AP classes, debate team, culture club president, captain of the swim team. On the other monitor, sitting just next to present reality, sits future plan: college, and each screen is pulling for your attention.

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Please don’t post pics of your turkey dinner. Don’t Instagram your far-flung family with photos of your goings-on while ignoring...

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Well, How Did I Get Here? | SAT Prep from PrepMatters

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Yay, spring! Hey, juniors! How are you doing? I understand that this question from a college counselor can immediately prompt...