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How to stay focused when studying for the SAT or ACT

Let's face it, reviewing those math and English problems can be boring. Try some of these tips to help you stay focused.


8 essay topics to avoid

The last thing you want to do is spend time writing an essay admissions officers aren't interested in. Double check that your essay doesn't include these things.

9 ways to deal with being homesick

Whether you moved across town or across the country, you may experience homesickness. Here are some ideas to help you feel more comfortable.