Category: Academic Success
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What Is a Good GPA? The Unforgettable Guide 

What's a good GPA for college and beyond? Read on to find out way more!
by Liz. K
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How to Write the BEST Hook for Your Essay: The Definitive Guide

When you’re writing an essay—whether it’s narrative, descriptive, expository, or persuasive—it’s important to pay attention to details and get it right. That starts with the opening sentence.
by Elizabeth K.
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75 Good Books for Teens: An Amazing Guide

Reading in the adolescent years is one of the most beneficial hobbies a young person can pick up. Here are 75 good books for teens.
by Jessica A.
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AP Course Audit: The Complete Guide to Success

Learn about what an AP Course audit is and why it's so important. Read about how to audit an AP course and become prepared to take on the task yourself.
by Mary D.
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How to Get Into Stanford: Everything You Need to Know

This guide will teach you everything you need to know to get into Stanford. Find out what it takes.
by Lena N.
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IB vs AP: Which Is Better for College Admissions?

This guide breaks down every difference between IB and AP and explains their significance for college.
by Haley B.
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Expository Writing: The Guide to Writing an Expository Essay

In this article, we’ll tell you everything you need to know to pen a high-scoring expository paper.
by Ashley C.
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Hardest AP Classes: The Ultimate Guide

In this article, we’ll provide an in-depth look at the most challenging AP courses, filling you in on why they’re challenging and what to expect.
by Ashley C.
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The Difference Between AP Physics 1, 2, and C - Everything a High-Achieving Student Needs to Know

Beginning at the start of the 2014 academic year, the College Board replaced AP Physics B with AP Physics 1 and AP Physics 2.
by Haley B.