El Estoque

Spurious: Students adopt alternative identities

Spurious: Students adopt alternative identities

Renee Pu

January 22, 2016

Co-written by Sanjana Murthy Beginning in 2016, CollegeBoard will offer a new version of the SAT with a revamped vocab section aimed to dissuade students from using flashcards to “memorize obscure words.” Instead, the test will focus on common and useful words offered in a broad context. As we ...

Sagacity: words of wisdom students have picked up

Sagacity: words of wisdom students have picked up

Trisha Kholiya

January 20, 2016

Co-written by Mingjie Zhong. Beginning in 2016, CollegeBoard will offer a new version of the SAT with a revamped vocab section aimed to dissuade students from using flashcards to “memorize obscure words.” Instead, the test will focus on common and useful words offered in a broad context. As we say go...