Write an essay where you tell us what test preparation practices work best for you and why.

I have major test anxiety so finding the best way to prepare for a test was essential for me. It all starts with eliminating procrastination. Cramming the night before is never a good idea so it is best to start studying at least a week in advance. The next step is to eliminate the problem before it becomes a problem. If you have any questions or concerns about the material it is best to ask the teacher when you realize it instead of struggling to try to figure it out yourself, even if you ask in the form of a e-mail. The last step is to follow these principles while studying. It is good to elaborate, compare concepts to others as well as be distinctive. How are these compared concepts different? Personalize the information by relating the information to personal experiences. Lastly, always keep in mind how you are expected to use and apply the concepts. By following these simple tips you are a shoe in for a A.

Isabella from South Carolina
College Freshman
Presbyterian College