You may have encountered this writing principle in the Declaration of Independence, fairy tales, novels, or even Aristotle’s Rhetoric. Look closely, and you’ll find the Rule of Three is all around us. Here's how to use it to make your own writing even better.
Mobile apps and other productivity thieves can have a profoundly alluring effect, preying on our dopamine receptors, providing us an easy escape from less pleasant tasks that naggingly demand our attention. Homework and studying, not so much. Next time you find yourself distracted, ward off procrastination with some of these helpful strategies:
Nineteen branches of Elite Educational Institute have received accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, so students can earn school credit and get ahead as they prepare for college applications.
College admissions professionals are not individuals you want to frustrate or annoy, especially since admission decisions can hinge on razor-thin margins. To improve your chances of admission, you want to make all the right moves and avoid all the wrong ones. So, here are 5 sure-fire ways to annoy your admissions officers.
2017 marks Elite Educational Institute’s 30-year anniversary. At 30, the company has achieved a global reach and an international reputation through diverse educational programming across 48 branches spanning seven countries.
GPA is certainly a major factor in college admissions, but it’s far from the only one. College admissions committees read your application holistically. If you have a low GPA, here are a few strategic workarounds to consider as you prepare to apply to college.
Demonstrated interest is a factor many colleges consider when making admissions decisions. In this article, Elite Prep instructor Jon G. shares some effective (and not-so-effective) ways to demonstrate your interest in a college.
The ECS program will provide low-income and first-generation students with free SAT preparation and mentorship at the Alliance Patti & Peter Neuwirth Leadership Academy and the Camino Nuevo Charter Academy, Dalzell Lance Campus.
The past subjunctive is a grammatical mood in English used to describe situations that are contrary to fact; Beyoncé is not a boy and Justin Bieber is not your boyfriend (probably).
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Elite’s SAT Test Prep Program consists of a weekly practice test and lecture classes covering Reading, Math, and Writing & Language. In the lecture classes, students review the practice test with experienced instructors and continue their learning through a series of lessons containing exercises designed to develop their reading, math, grammar, and writing skills.
Elite’s SAT Winter Boot Camp is an intensive preparation course held over eight days during
the two-week winter break, followed by weekend sessions leading up to the March 10 exam.
Elite’s proven ACT prep programs are designed to give you exceptional focus, excellent time-management skills, and a mastery of the exam’s structure. With full-length practice ACT test under realistic testing conditions, along with dedicated classes focusing on each section of the test, our carefully-crafted curriculum and team of expert teachers will give you the confidence you need to reach your goal ACT score.
Elite’s ACT Winter Boot Camp is an intensive preparation course held during the two-week winter break, followed by weekend sessions leading up to the February 10 exam.
The Elite PSAT Program is designed for students in 9th and 10th grade who want to get a head start on preparing for the PSAT and SAT. PSAT Boot Camp offers a set of three interlocking classes (Critical Reading, Writing and a Math class previewing Algebra II) taught at a pace more suited to younger students.
Elite provides comprehensive preparation for many of the SAT Subject Tests consisting of weekly practice test sessions and review classes with instructors who not only are knowledgeable about their subjects but also understand how to help students prepare effectively for the SAT Subject Tests. Click here to learn more about SAT Subject Tests.
Aimed at students in grades 5-9, Elite Jr. Power Reading and Writing courses focus on developing studies’ critical reading and thinking skills through an interconnected course of study involving reading comprehension, vocabulary and grammar studies, persuasive writing, and test skill development. Power Math helps to ensure excellent grades in the upcoming school year and allows students to grasp even the most difficult concepts in algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and precalculus.
College admissions are more competitive than ever, and a finely-crafted essay can be the part of your application that distinguishes you from the crowd. In Elite's College Application Workshop, students learn how to write unique, memorable, and powerful application essays. Teachers meet with students individually to proofread, critique, and revise multiple drafts, helping students create polished and compelling personal statements. In addition, teachers can provide step-by-step guidance in listing extra-curricular activities and completing college application forms.
*Classes and schedules vary by branch. Check your branch's fall and winter schedules for details.
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