In addition to the usual suggestions of getting a good night's sleep, and eating a good breakfast the day of the test, I suggest the following:
1. I have my students go to the test site prior to the test, especially in high-stakes situations such as the GRE. I recommend they do this from one to four weeks ahead of time. They check out the route and the parking situation, and mentally picture...
I see increasing numbers of students returning to college and vocational schools, to obtain more education and be competitive in this economy. There is a great need for tutors to help with essay writing and test preparation for the entrance tests like SAT
and ACT and also the GRE for those seeking a graduate education.
The student's investment in time and money does pay off. Student loans...
A big hurdle in preparing for the MCAT is planning a strategy to deal with the stress of the exam, particularly the Verbal portion. The creators of the MCAT exam do not anticipate that the student will complete all the questions on the Verbal portion,
so having a strategy to deal with the time-limited exam is vital. I show students how to plan for this stress and how to be able to overcome...