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Top 3 Free Apps for SAT Studying

Download These Three Great Apps to Help You Prepare for the SATs

At Knovva Academy, we know about the jam-packed schedules students have today. Classes, homework, extra-curricular activities, sports….the responsibilities never stop accumulating. Then, on top of everything, you’re supposed to study for one big test! What was once called the Scholastic Assessment Test, is now known as that dreaded test needed to go to college: the SAT. One test, taken in a few hours, becomes a major factor in college admission. What a drag!

Hoping to alleviate some of the pressure, many companies are developing apps to help students improve their SAT scores. Gone are the days when you'd lug around a heavy study guide--now you have all that information right in your phone. These apps cater to the modern high schooler's busy lifestyle and allow you to study anywhere, anytime. Knovva Academy's student researchers tried out a bunch of these study apps and chose three great apps to help you start studying for the SATs. Best of all, all three apps are free!

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7 Educational Video Games that Taught Us Strategy, Logic, and Life

Educational Video Games Are a Thing of the Past...Present and Future

The era is fast approaching when you'll actually hear parents tell their children to go play their video games--not do their homework. With the recent rise of #edutech, the educational opportunity that video games offer students, especially teenagers, has garnered widespread attention. Today, students can learn, discover, and explore through video game simulation and roleplaying, capturing creativity and 21st century skills along the way. What's more fascinating--especially for education professionals--is that this teaching method is met with enthusiasm by students!

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