About Erin Stob

Erin holds a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education and has over eleven years of experience working in education. She has taught, volunteered, and directed all across the continent, from Texas to Toronto. She currently resides in Wisconsin, where she spends her time writing educational content and finding new places to explore.

Top ACT Transition Words You Need to Know

ACT transition words are an important part of taking the ACT. The ACT wants to gather information about your academic knowledge, and a part of that is your ability to understand the transitions between ideas in a sentence. They also look at how you understand transitions in a paragraph, or an entire essay. Thus, [...]

By |2022-06-16T17:47:48-05:00June 17th, 2022|ACT, English|0 Comments

How to Avoid Summer Learning Loss

Summer learning loss has been a hot topic for researchers since 1906. Over that last century, numerous studies have looked into the causes and effects of the American academic summer break. In this blog, we will explore what summer learning loss is, how much knowledge is lost during the summer months, and how you [...]

By |2022-05-26T13:45:24-05:00May 27th, 2022|Learning Tips|0 Comments

Is ACT Prep Online Worth It?

Is ACT prep online worth it? If taking the ACT is on your horizon this upcoming summer or fall, you might be asking this exact question. After all, a good ACT score can heighten your chances of getting into the college of your choice or winning an important scholarship. It makes sense that you [...]

By |2022-05-12T12:44:28-05:00May 13th, 2022|ACT, English, Learning Tips, Math|0 Comments

Top 12 ACT Math Topics & Key Concepts

As you begin preparing for the math section of the ACT, an important early step is to get a firm grasp on the most essential ACT math topics. Armed with this knowledge, you can face down an entire section based entirely on math and turn it from something intimidating to something empowering! In this [...]

By |2022-04-08T12:33:49-05:00March 7th, 2022|ACT, Math|0 Comments

Can You Take The ACT Online?

With the recent announcement that the SAT will soon be moving online, you may be wondering about the other standard college admissions test: Can you take the ACT online? It’s a particularly hot topic, since the Covid-19 pandemic kept many students inside and learning virtually. It follows that ACT online testing might soon become available. [...]

By |2022-02-20T13:54:47-06:00February 20th, 2022|ACT|0 Comments

Private School Interview Questions: A Guide

Getting accepted to a prestigious private school isn’t just about showing off your stellar grades; it’s about showing the admissions team that you are a good fit for the educational community they want to foster—that means facing down some (potentially tricky) private school interview questions. But don’t fear: Piqosity is here to help! In this [...]

By |2022-01-28T20:28:21-06:00January 28th, 2022|ISEE, Piqosity News|0 Comments

When Do You Take the ACT?

If you’re a high schooler who’s starting to think seriously about college, the question “when do you take the ACT?” may be on your mind. After all, this important standardized test can feel intimidating—knowing what to expect, and when to expect it, can help to alleviate some of the attendant stress. Moreover, having a [...]

By |2022-04-08T12:37:11-05:00January 23rd, 2022|ACT|0 Comments

What is a Good Score on the SAT?

You’ve gotten through almost three years of high school, have been picking colleges, scheduled your SAT test date, and now you wonder—what is a good score on the SAT? In this article, we aim to answer this question (spoiler: it’s different for everyone!), determine how to adequately gauge an appropriate SAT score goal, and discuss [...]

By |2022-01-15T13:48:40-06:00January 15th, 2022|SAT|0 Comments

Can You Retake the ACT? And Should You?

OK, so you’ve gotten your ACT score report and you’re unhappy with your ACT score—now you’re wondering, “Can you retake the ACT?” Or maybe you haven’t taken the ACT test, but are already worried about whatever score you’ll earn during your initial go-around, and are hoping to take the pressure off with the possibility of [...]

By |2022-01-13T17:41:40-06:00January 13th, 2022|ACT|0 Comments
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