3 Simple Tips for Teaching the SAT Essay

Posted by Emily Guthrie on Jul 1, 2013 10:05:04 AM

As high school English teachers, we do our best to prepare students to thrive in college (if that is the path they select).  We teach grammar, vocabulary, critical reading, and analytical writing.  We structure our classes to guide and scaffold students then gently move them to independent thought.  But as we work hard to give students the skills needed for higher education, sometimes we neglect the skills students will need to just get in the door of their chosen university.  Here are some tips to help your students prepare for the most updated version of the essay portion of the SAT (updated March 2016):

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Topics: essay, SAT, teaching writing, test prep, Writing

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