How the SAT Has Ruined Christmas? ūüéĄ

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The festive season is here and SAT is trying to steal the "fun"! Look how SAT has joined Christmas by putting it into a practice Reading passage.

Choosing between SAT and ACT

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By¬†Leo Lam (Head of Academics at¬†The Edge Learning Center) In the past few years, many schools are making the submission of SAT or ACT scores optional. However, this should not stop students from taking the test. If a student can obtain a good score on one of these two tests, it is always a bonus […]

Fall Special Intensive – 2020

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Good news for all international school students! We have created a list of courses during your school break to help boost your test scores and English! Fall Break Intensive   *All lessons are taught at The Edge Mong Kok or Causeway Bay Center. Please call us at (852) 2783 7100 (MK), (852)2972 2555 (CB) or […]

Quarantine Reading for the SAT

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By Kevin Kwok (ACT, SAT, TOEFL, ESL Tutor at The Edge Learning Center) Of all the sections in the SAT, students find the Reading section to not only be the hardest section, but also the section that is hardest to make progress on. This is because unlike the Math or Writing sections, memorizing formulas or […]

5 Tips on Tackling the SAT Subject Test: Math Level II

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By¬†Leo Lam¬† (ACT, SAT, SSAT, Math, Physics, MAT, STEP, TSA, English Builder tutor at¬†The Edge Learning Center) Many universities require students to submit two or three SAT Subject Test scores in addition to their ACT/SAT scores. Those students who plan to study STEM in the future will often choose to take the Math Level II […]

Facebook Live: Upcoming SAT Arrangement and Exam Tips

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According to the HKEAA, the 14 March SAT has been cancelled for students travelling into Hong Kong, and local students registered at AsiaWorld-Expo will be transferred to a different location for testing. Our test prep expert¬†Mr Najeeb Sheikh¬†was on Facebook Live to explain to you the upcoming SAT arrangement as well as give test-tips to […]

Should I Take the SAT Essay?

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By Kevin Kwok (ACT, SAT, TOEFL, ESL tutor at¬†The Edge Learning Center) Something our consultants and instructors often get asked about is whether a student should take the Essay portion of the SAT Reasoning Test. This is unsurprising given the scant amount of advice that College Board, the administrator of the SAT, offers in this […]

Do you know the differences between the ACT and SAT?

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Nowadays, every college and university in the US accept the ACT and SAT equally. These standardized tests help schools evaluate your application and see how well prepared you are for college courses. Increase your chances of getting into top college by picking the right test! But first, do you know the differences between the ACT […]

ACT vs SAT – Which test is more suitable for you?

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Both the ACT and SAT are standardized tests for¬†students¬†applying to US universities.¬†Do you want to know which test is more suitable for you? Let’s take a minute to answer these 10 questions! Don’t miss the chance of taking a free mock.¬†We do offer¬†a diagnostic test to our new students to identify what your strengths and […]

Getting into the Top US Universities ‚Äď ACT & SAT Exam Strategies (II)

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By¬†Marcella Ho, Leo Lam (Admissions Consultant and Head of Test Preparation at¬†The Edge Learning Center) ¬†In our previous blog post, The Edge‚Äôs test prep expert and admissions consultant provided their insights on the scores that you need to get into the Top 30 US universities and the best study strategies to achieve those scores. This […]

Getting into the Top US Universities ‚Äď ACT & SAT Exam Strategies (I)

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By¬†Marcella Ho, Leo Lam (Admissions Consultant and Head of Test Preparation at¬†The Edge Learning Center) Since the New SAT was introduced in 2016, students and parents have been trying to gauge the minimum caliber needed to secure a place in top US universities. This time, The Edge‚Äôs Admissions Consultant and Test Prep expert are teaming […]

5 things to do when preparing for the SAT Physics

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The SAT Physics test has a mammoth of a syllabus, and as a result, it can be daunting to start preparing for it. Here are a few things to keep in mind when tackling SAT Physics. Research the scope of the syllabus A large chunk of the SAT Physics exam will test basic physics concepts: […]

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