How can a tutor help you master the PSAT?
Whether your end goal is to gain some practice for the SAT or to become eligible for the National Merit Scholarship, preparing for the PSAT on your own can be overwhelming. Varsity Tutors can help you find a great Atlanta, Georgia, PSAT tutor to help. Your tutor can work with you around your busy schedule. You can meet with them either online or in person at a time and place most convenient for you.
You may have bought all the best PSAT prep books and practice exams, but going through these resources on your own may not be as beneficial as going through them with an experienced tutor. Your personal Atlanta PSAT tutor can help you with test strategies to use on the big day. They can provide you with insight to the structure of the exam itself and give you a heads-up on what to expect that day, so you are not thrown for a loop. Your tutor can also act as your own personal practice test scorer and timekeeper. Your tutor can also go over the written section of the exam, allowing you to efficiently practice this section as well. While you can practice writing an essay with writing prompts, it would be pretty hard to constructively review these essays and improve upon them. Your tutor can read over your essay as a test scorer would and provide immediate feedback, allowing you to understand areas you can improve upon and see what you are doing correctly.
The individualized attention from a private PSAT tutor in Atlanta also allows for you to pick and choose the sections of the exam that you personally need to give more attention. Unlike a large test prep classroom or study group, you and your tutor can determine which areas you have a more difficult time with. You can then choose to either do a quick review of the sections you excel at or skip them altogether, leaving more time for the areas in which you need extra help. Your tutor can also adapt their teaching style to match your unique learning style and learning pace. Whether you need to spend some extra time slowly going through algebra concepts or evidence-based reading, your tutor can accommodate your learning needs.
Whatever your goal of taking the PSAT is, go into the test as prepared as you can be. Contact Varsity Tutors today for help finding an experienced PSAT tutor in Atlanta, Georgia.
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We started on the PSAT writing section."
We also worked on some math content by reviewing arithmetic material, fractions, percents, arithmetic means, and polynomials. To apply these concepts, we also did practice questions including both multiple choice and grid-ins and reviewed them to make sure she was comfortable with the material."