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5 Ways to Improve Your Presentation Skills

Presentations are a part of many courses in Academics and presentation skills are also used in the job market very frequently. Having a little anxiety prior to giving a presentation is very common and knowing what to put in the presentation is a skill. Mastering both the content and the delivery of the presentation is […]

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Decreased Reading Among Americans: Are Screens to Blame?

Pew Research (2015) reported that 27% of Americans have not read a single book in the past year and an average American read about 12 books in a year (data included print and ebooks). If you do the math, an average American read only 1 book per month which is very low compared to past […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL

Most the students are back to school already and some are resuming academic instruction in a week or so. Among the many school supplies that are being purchased, tutoring is also an important element for your academic success. Phoenix Tutoring and Test Prep offers: One on one tutoring services for all subjects from elementary to […]

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5 Changes on the New SAT

The new SAT is was released in March 2016. A lot of students who took the old SAT and wanted to retake it would be taking the newer version. All students will now take the new SAT.   Here are the 5 changes on the New SAT:   1. There is no penalty for guessing […]

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3 Methods of Reading and Its Benefits

Reading is a constant struggle for many students in the United States. Some students may read the words but fail to understand what they just read. Other students may understand the reading but stumble in reading clearly with proper vocabulary and diction. Reading is a process and people may use one or more methods of […]

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Importance of Growth Mindset for Every Learner

There is a big difference between a growth mindset and a fixed mindset. A growth mindset is the one when a person believes that he or she has the basic qualities that can be developed through learning and acquiring new skills. Dedication and hard work can change intelligence because as you learn new information your […]

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5 Reasons Preventing Young Adults from Moving Out

Moving out after you turn 18 is an American tradition since the 1940s.  Young adults moved out for college to live in the dorm and ultimately into their own apartments. Some got jobs after high school and started living on their own. Others moved out a bit later after completing college. Young adults lived by […]

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7 Words Never to Use to Describe Yourself in a Personal Statement

Every high school student planning to attend college will write a personal statement. This personal statement is submitted along with your college admissions application. Personal statements are the third thing colleges look at during admission after high school GPA and ACT/SAT scores. Personal statements generally require you to describe yourself, your goals, and how you […]

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Introduction to Chemistry Tutoring

Whether you are in high school or in college, you will at some point need to take introduction to chemistry class. Chemistry is a physical science and is often required by most high schools to graduate. Colleges also require this course to fulfill the physical science requirement in the general education. If you are entering […]

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Why Tutoring is the Most Rewarding Experience?

A tutoring relationship is between a tutor and a student where the tutor shows the student step by step how to be successful with a particular class. A tutor’s complete attention is focused on the student as he or she learns skills to succeed in academics. Tutoring addresses individual student learning problems more effectively. Tutoring […]