That’s right—“Teacher Feature” showcases the men and women behind our courses for the ACT, SAT, and other standardized tests. These are the caring and enthusiastic folks who will boost your score and get you one step closer to the best college for you.
This week’s teacher, Ibrahim, comes to us from TPR's Chicago office.
Name: Ibrahim Hamed
Tests you teach: ACT, SAT, PSAT, SSAT, MCAT Physics, and High School and College Academic Tutoring
Length of time teaching at TPR: Since early 2006.
IN: What do people struggle with most on the ACT? How do you help your students overcome these obstacles?
IH: Students typically struggle with three things:
- General intimidation by the test
- Energy drainage (the structure of the ACT keeps the most boring and stressful parts—i.e. Reading and Science—toward the end)
How we fight these struggles: