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About Arash

Arash has been a professional in the educational field for over 10 years. He started his teaching career as an SAT instructor in 2003, while receiving a graduate degree in applied mathematics and computer science from the University of California, Los Angeles. He now uses his expertise to manage the day-to-day operations of LA Tutors and also regularly contributes to the LA Tutors blog.

5 Questions With Paul Bodine

Paul Bodine, Founder of Paul Bodine Admissions Consulting Paul Bodine has been helping MBA candidates get into the nation’s most elite business schools for over 15 years. He is also the author of several authoritative professional school admissions books including Great Applications for Business School, which received GMAT Club’s “Best [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 January 30th, 2014|5 Interview Questions, Graduate School Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Stephanie Klein Wassink

Stephanie Klein Wassink, Founder of AdmissionsCheckup.com Stephanie Klein Wassink is a college admissions expert and the founder of AdmissionsCheckup.com, a service that allows students to run their applications by three former admissions officers before they submit them, and Winning Applications, a college consulting firm. Based in Connecticut, Stephanie has over [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 January 20th, 2014|5 Interview Questions, College Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Susan Goodkin

Susan Goodkin, Executive Director of the California Learning Strategies Center Susan Goodkin is a national college consultant and Executive Director of the California Learning Strategies Center, where she advises on college admissions for Ivy League universities and other highly selective schools. Susan is a graduate of Harvard University, Harvard Law [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 January 13th, 2014|5 Interview Questions, College Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Rachel Korn

Rachel Korn, Admissions Expert and Author Rachel Korn is an admissions consultant and former admissions officer at the University of Pennsylvania, Brandeis University, and Wellesley College. She is the author of several books, including How to Survive Getting Into College and the follow-up Get Into College. She has been interviewed [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 December 23rd, 2013|5 Interview Questions, College Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Leah Beasley

Leah Beasley, founder of Beasley College Consulting Leah Beasley is a leading college admissions consultant and the President and Founder of Beasley College Consulting in Farmington Hills, MI. She has over a decade of selective college admissions and college counseling experience at universities including Harvard and University of Michigan. Learn [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 December 16th, 2013|5 Interview Questions, College Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Mark Montgomery

Mark Montgomery, founder of Montgomery Educational Consulting Mark Montgomery is the founder of Montgomery Educational Consulting where he helps hundreds of students in the U.S. and around the world with the college selection and admissions process. He has played many roles in the field of education including Associate Dean at [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 December 9th, 2013|5 Interview Questions, College Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Debbie Stier From The Perfect Score Project

Debbie Stier, Author of The Perfect Score Project Debbie Stier is the founder of perfectscoreproject.com and author of the upcoming book The Perfect Score Project: Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT. The book and the site provide details on Debbie’s quest to ace the SAT. What originally started as a [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00 November 4th, 2013|5 Interview Questions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Erica Meltzer from The Critical Reader

Erica Meltzer, founder of The Critical Reader Erica Meltzer is the founder of The Critical Reader where she provides information about standardized testing and the college admissions process. She is also the author of the highly praised book, “The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar,” which has become a test prep [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:38+00:00 October 27th, 2013|5 Interview Questions|0 Comments

SAT Sentence Completion Tips

Take a look at this sentence completion question: Because postmodernist critics often rely on___________ language, their prose frequently seems ______________ to nonspecialists who fail to comprehend its meaning. A) accessible….abstruse B) arcane……unequivocal C) esoteric…..impenetrable D) hackneyed…..exotic E) lucid…..grating […]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:38+00:00 October 3rd, 2013|SAT, SAT Tips, Test Prep|0 Comments

When to Plug In Numbers!

[latexpage] Consider the following problem: The sum of two numbers that differ by 1 is $x$. In terms of $x$, what is the value of the smaller of the two numbers? [ A) frac{x}{2} ] [ B) frac{x}{2}+1 ] [ C) frac{2x-1}{2} ] [ D) frac{x-1}{2} ] [ E) frac{x+1}{2} ] [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:38+00:00 September 9th, 2013|SAT|0 Comments