AJ Tutoring Blog

Connecting you to news, advice and academic resources


What To Do With Testing Anxiety

After many colleges and universities have gone test blind or test optional, a lot of the SAT and ACT students I’ve had the pleasure of tutoring have been very driven to use a high score on these standardized tests to stand out from the ever-increasing mob of applicants each year. While having a ... Read More


Supreme Court, Affirmative Action, and Private Tutoring Strategies

The Supreme Court’s recent ruling, banning affirmative action, is set to transform the landscape of college admissions dramatically. This watershed decision signals a substantial shift in how universities across the United States will navigate the intricacies of their admissions processes. This ... Read More


Looking Ahead to Summer 2023

Summer means fun, lots of sun, and relaxation across the country! Here at AJ we like to add in academics wherever and whenever possible, and summer is the perfect time to get started! We have all heard about summer learning loss, which means that students will lose at least 30% of what they have ... Read More


Spring Break? Or Spring Forward?

The sky is clear and blue, and the outdoors are beckoning you to set aside your books and endless to-do lists. Spring makes a compelling argument to step away from academic pursuits even for just a week or two. However, those textbooks and tests are still looming just across the horizon. This is ... Read More

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