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Can I cite Wikipedia as a source?

No. Not a good idea. Nope. Just no. Right, now that we’ve got that out of the way, let me tell you how you CAN use Wikipedia when researching a paper, project or presentation. Encyclopedias of one type or another have been relied upon for general information since at least the ancient ... Read More


Preparing for the PSAT When You’re Really Busy!

For many juniors in high school, the academic year is jam-packed with challenging classes, extracurriculars, and, of course, standardized tests. At AJ Tutoring, our goal is always to lessen the stress for students and help them build confidence while achieving their potential. This is the ... Read More


Why We Train All of Our Academic Tutors on Study Skills

AJ Tutoring is a team of professional academic and test prep tutors who deeply enjoy helping students reach their potential in class and on test day. If you visit our Meet our Team page and start reading, you’ll be amazed by the diversity of interests, talents, and skill sets that our educators ... Read More


3 Surprising Benefits of Preparing for the PSAT (And 1 Unsurprising Benefit)

At AJ Tutoring, it’s our mission to support students as they encounter and engage with academic challenges like complex coursework and formidable standardized tests for the first few times. As part of our commitment to simplify and demystify the process, we often speak with parents and students ... Read More

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