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CAUTION: Trap answers and common careless errors

By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring “All of the answer choices look like they could be correct and I can’t decide on just one answer!” “I kept switching my answer, and when I finally

College Quest Advising: Resume advice from the experts

By Renée Serrano, M.Ed. and Dr. Mary Baker of College Quest Advising “What is a resume?” In general terms, a resume is a summary of your past and present experiences. It gives an overview of who you are, your unique interests and talents and how you have developed them. Th

Attention Juniors: Your fall guide is here

By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring Junior year of high school is one of the busiest years. With more difficult classes, extracurriculars, and the onset of the college application process, it’s easy t

Balancing it all: How to fit test prep into your busy schedule

By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring As October approaches, school work seems to be piling up. A biology test, a history paper, a Spanish quiz…the list goes on. So how can you possibly find time to pre

Simple Ways to Add Points to Your SAT & ACT Essays

  By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring You don’t need to memorize the dictionary or write a twenty-page thesis that’s ready to be published. Adding a few extra points to your essay is actually fairly si

Busting Common SAT & ACT Myths

By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring You’ve heard them.  You’ve worried about them.  You’ve started to believe them. SAT & ACT myths seem to be multiplying these days.  It is important

3 Things You Need to Do NOW for the Fall Tests

Summer vacation has started and it’s time to hit the beach… and the books.   These next couple of months should definitely be filled with beach days, cookouts, and time with friends.  It is important, however, to include some time for test prep.  Now is the perfect ti

5 Tips to Help You Conquer the Upcoming SAT & ACT

  By Scott Sullivan President and Founder, Sullivan Tutoring and Becky Squibb Director of English, Sullivan Tutoring The June SAT and ACT are quickly approaching! As you prepare, check out our top 5 tips that’ll get you through test day. Look out for trap answers in the Reading Sectio