Category: PSAT

Understanding Your Junior Year PSAT Score

By IvyWise on Monday, December 9, 2019

What is a Good PSAT ScorePut Your PSAT Score into Context to Decide What Steps to Take Next

After studying for the exam, learning about the PSAT’s structure, and finally taking the exam, many students anxiously await their test scores. However, once the results are in, it can be challenging to put them into context and understand exactly what a given score means.

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How to Set Test Prep Goals for 2020

By IvyWise on Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Get a Head Start on Planning for the New Year

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With the new year right around the corner, now’s the time to start thinking about your test prep goals for 2020. Whether you’re a freshman who is just beginning to think about college, a sophomore gearing up to start test prep, or a junior who is already in the thick of it, there are concrete steps that you can take in 2020 to get closer to achieving your test prep goals.

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Last-Minute Tips for the PSAT

By IvyWise on Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Last Minute PSAT TipsFeel Confident on Test Day By Brushing Up on These Important Pointers

The PSAT is just a few weeks away, which means now is the perfect time to crank up your test preparation efforts in order to feel confident on exam day. The more students learn about how the exam works and what will be expected of them, the easier it is to relax and let your academic skills shine.

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How to Prep for the PSAT

By IvyWise on Wednesday, September 4, 2019

AdobeStock_114530149Learn What to Expect During the PSAT Exam

Many high school juniors are gearing up for the PSAT this fall. Oftentimes, this is a student’s first experience with a standardized test for college and for many, it can provide valuable insight into their academic strengths and weaknesses. The PSAT is also the qualifying test for the National Merit Scholarship Program, which awards college scholarship money to top test takers.

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What’s Covered on the PSAT Reading and Writing Test?

By IvyWise on Wednesday, August 14, 2019

What's On the PSAT ReadingWritingLearn What to Study In Order to Feel Prepared for the PSAT

For many students, the PSAT is one of the first major standardized tests of their high school career. The assessment is designed to help students gauge what they’ve learned thus far and their readiness to succeed in college. In addition to taking challenging academic courses and staying on top of assignments, it can be beneficial to learn more about the PSAT exam so you know what to expect and how to study.

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What’s Covered on the PSAT Math Test?

By IvyWise on Monday, August 12, 2019

What to Study for the PSAT MathEvery Math Component Students Need to Review Before the PSAT

With the PSAT just around the corner, now is the time to hone your mathematical skills so you are up-to-date on what’s being asked on the exam. Whether you consider yourself a numbers person or not, it’s a good idea to review what the PSAT will test, so you know how to study.

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How to Read Your PSAT Score Report

By IvyWise on Monday, December 12, 2016
PSAT Score Report Guide.jpgPSAT Scores Are Out Today. Do You Know What They Mean?

 

PSAT scores from the October 2016 sitting will be released to students on December 12, and you may have questions about what they mean and how you can use them to your advantage. Here’s our guide on how to read your PSAT score report.

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