Category Archives: Time Management

How to Beat the Clock on ACT Reading – Part 2

How to Beat the Clock on ACT Reading

Time can easily slip away from us when we get caught up in reading. Though that’s usually a good thing, it can create problems on the ACT. Completing the ACT reading section within the time limit is a challenge for many, many students. In Part 1, I discussed the critical relationship between mastery and speed. If you haven’t yet read… Read more »

How to Beat the Clock on ACT Reading – Part 1

Time Management Strategies for the ACT and SAT tests.

For most students, even high-scoring students, the time pressure on ACT reading is much greater than it is on the English section. It’s just a lot harder to achieve a winning balance of speed and accuracy on the reading section. However, that doesn’t change the fundamental principle of ACT time management: mastery = speed. If you don’t believe me, try… Read more »