Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: Know Before You Go!

 If you’ve been following our posts, you already have a small arsenal of secret weapons that will help you get the score you want on the ACT. These videos—less than 2 minutes long—are a great way to dip your toes into MasteryPrep’s style and quality of ACT prep. They provide quick and exciting preparation that […]


ACT ASPIRE Reading Tip

Download and read the following PASSAGE III The passage states in lines 28–30 that the principles of improvisation established by the Compass Players “have grown into a comedy movement that has helped define popular entertainment ever since.” Explain how improvisation has influenced and defined popular entertainment. Use two details from the passage to support your […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: Swap Semicolons with Periods

Do you want to learn a trick on how to do better on the ACT? Do you have 2 minutes? Then we have the video for you! Today, we’ll show you how the ACT English section uses semicolons to trick you into the wrong answer. If you learn our secret skill in the video below, […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: “Plug and Chug”

Useful ACT prep in under 2 minutes may sound implausible, but with MasteryPrep’s videos, you can learn valuable skills that will help you excel on the ACT. Today, we want to show you one of the best ways to tackle the ACT math section. This small-but-mighty technique is called “Plug and Chug.” ACT Blitz: Plug […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: “Divide and Conquer”

Can you really learn a skill in less than 2 minutes that will improve your ACT score? With MasteryPrep, you absolutely can. In today’s video, we’ll show you one of our favorite secret weapons for the ACT reading section. We call it “Divide and Conquer.” Check it out below: ACT Blitz: Divide and Conquer


How to Stay Calm during the ACT

The ACT can change your life. Because it’s so monumental, this test can be stressful, overwhelming, and downright intimidating. Plenty of students have lost their cool in the middle of the test because they under anticipated the rigor of the ACT. We don’t want that to happen to you, so we have a few tips […]


Strategies for Taking the ACT English Test

  Even the highest achieving student can find the English section of the ACT challenging. However, the ACT is just like any other test; you can be confident in finishing it if you familiarize yourself with the content beforehand. MasteryPrep removes the mystery of the ACT by getting you acquainted with the rigor and question […]


Boost Your Score on the ACT English Test

We at MasteryPrep work hard to find the best tips and strategies that will boost your ACT score as much as possible. In our one-day Boot Camps and daily ACT prep classes, we have helped students achieve an average 2–5 point increase in their overall ACT score. All they did was follow the strategies we […]


Tips for a Month before the Test

This is the last post in our Parent’s Guide to the SAT and ACT.  Congrats on making it all the way though! In this final post we cover some tips you can use in preparation for test day that will help your child perform as well as possible.   These are “no joke” tips that […]


An Environment of Excellence

In the ninth post of our Parent’s Guide to the SAT and ACT, we share how you can instill in your child a desire to succeed and keep their expectations high. Mindset matters, and the more positive feedback your child hears from you, the better they will do. Believe in them and they will believe […]