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Looking for educational resources but don't know where to start? Overwhelmed with all the milestones and educational information you need to keep track of? We've got a simple solution for you!Ahead of the Curve is Strive Academics' series to help students stay up to date with important news, resources, and tips to propel their educational success. Each episode, the company's founder, Ralston, will dive into a new topic to help you stay ahead of your peers.

Looking for educational resources but don't know where to start? Overwhelmed with all the milestones and educational information you need to keep track of? We've got a simple solution for you!Ahead of the Curve is Strive Academics' series to help students stay up to date with important news, resources, and tips to propel their educational success. Each episode, the company's founder, Ralston, will dive into a new topic to help you stay ahead of your peers.

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Looking for educational resources but don't know where to start? Overwhelmed with all the milestones and educational information you need to keep track of? We've got a simple solution for you!Ahead of the Curve is Strive Academics' series to help students stay up to date with important news, resources, and tips to propel their educational success. Each episode, the company's founder, Ralston, will dive into a new topic to help you stay ahead of your peers.

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English

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Episodes

Ep 15: Math: ACT vs. SAT

9/9/2020
Let's talk about the ACT and SAT and what you need to prepare! This episode, Ralston talks about the major differences and similarities between the tests. This is what you need to understand in order to effectively prepare for the test. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blogResources ACT test datesSAT test datesShould I Take The ACT...

Duration:00:26:57

Ep 14: What Do The ACT and SAT Look Like This Fall?

8/26/2020
This summer has brought many changes to education due to COVID-19. The ACT and SAT haven't been spared, resulting in changes to testing sites, protocols, and even how colleges are viewing the tests this year. Here's a quick overview on all that's changed. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blogResources ACT test datesSAT test...

Duration:00:16:19

Ep 13: Tips To Stay Ahead This Fall

8/19/2020
In some states, school for the fall has begun! These year will come with unique challenges due to social due to social distancing, virtual schooling, and many more schedule changes. Here are some things you can do to make sure you're staying on top of things whether you're doing school in person or online. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our...

Duration:00:23:39

Announcement: Ep 13 Delay

8/13/2020
Episode 13 will be a little bit delayed due to things being busy during the start of the school year. Check back in next week for the episode or check it out on IGTV: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CDgz2RqhcYm/ You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blogResources ACT test datesSAT test datesView Our Resources: View on Strive AcademicsView...

Duration:00:01:52

Ep 12: How To Know If You Need A Tutor

7/29/2020
As school nears, parents and students all over are looking for tutoring services. Especially with schools returning to distance learning and the confusion from re-opening approaches, you may feel extra help is necessary this year to stay on track. If you're thinking about getting a tutor, now's the time to start planning - not when the school year is already underway. Here are some simple scenarios that indicate whether a tutor would be a good fit for you. You can now listen to our...

Duration:00:24:44

Ep 11: What Does School Look Like In The Fall (Part 2)?

7/15/2020
This episode, Ralston takes another dive into considerations for the Fall 2020 semester and the upcoming school year. A lot has been changing over the past few months. Schools and states are starting to announce plans for re-opening, there's lots of debate over whether school should meet in-person or virtually, and the ACT/SAT have announced test dates for the year, among many other changes. Stay tuned for further updates as this is a continually evolving situation. You can now listen to...

Duration:00:19:09

Ep 10: Simple Social Studies Strategies For Students

7/1/2020
This episode concludes the Simple Strategies series. In this episode, Ralston talks about simple methods to helping students obtain a firm foundation in social studies and their understanding of history. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog Resources Mentioned: AJC - Schools waive ACT/SAT requirementsicivics.orgUSA.gov - About the...

Duration:00:28:48

Ep 9: What Does School Look Like In The Fall?

6/17/2020
Throughout the COVID crisis, schools have had to scramble to put new systems in place for teaching students. So, what might school look like in the Fall, and what can you do to prepare? Let's talk about it. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog Resources Mentioned: CDC - COVID-19 Guidelines View Our Resources: View on Strive...

Duration:00:35:41

Ep 8: Simple Science Strategies For Students

6/3/2020
Are you looking for basic strategies to increase your student's understanding of science concepts? In this episode, Ralston will talk about the core things students need to understand through high school science. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog Relevant Blog Posts: 5 Things You Need To Know About The ACT Science...

Duration:00:17:27

Ep 7: Other Ways To Stay Productive During Breaks

5/20/2020
Last week we talked about reasons why students should review a little during the summer and school breaks, but what if you have that covered and are looking for other ways to stand out? In this episode, we'll talk about other things students can do during their breaks to stay productive, refine their skills, and stand out. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about...

Duration:00:12:33

Ep 6: Maintaining Knowledge During The Summer

5/6/2020
Summer is approaching, though to students, it can feel like it started a little early. To teachers, summer is when students notoriously forget a lot of the information they reviewed from the previous year. With COVID-19 throwing a wrench in the educational calendar, it's safe to say that many students will not be on track as planned. In this episode, we talk about things students can do to stay on track when school's out. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast...

Duration:00:12:29

Ep 5: Simple Reading Strategies For Students

4/29/2020
Are you struggling with Reading and Reading Comprehension? In this episode, Ralston will talk about things students should keep in mind when working on improving their reading skills as well as some tips for what students should focus on understanding. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blogRelevant Blog Posts: Why Students Should...

Duration:00:28:48

Ep 4: Simple Math Strategies For Students

4/22/2020
Are you struggling with Math? In this episode, Ralston talks about things students should keep in mind when learning mathematical concepts as well as some tips for what students should focus on understanding. You can now listen to our podcast at www.striveacademics.com/podcast or wherever else you get podcasts. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog Relevant Blog Posts: 6 Things to Keep In Mind If You Struggle With MathHow Math Is Used...

Duration:00:26:34

Ep 3: Study Skills and Strategies for Independent Learning

4/15/2020
Many students are struggling to stay on track while schools have shifted online due to COVID-19. Even the most meticulous students can lose track of assignments or have trouble staying focused when they're not in a class environment. This week, we'll be talking about tools and strategies students can use to stay on task and not fall behind. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog Relevant Blog Posts: Our Advice To Easily Overcome...

Duration:00:11:01

Ep 2: Free/Low Cost Resources For Students

4/10/2020
This time we’ll be talking about free and low cost resources parents and students can use to continue education while schools are closed. Ralston will be talking about educational tools that have been around for a while in addition to some new options being offered by various organizations and our own resources. Learn more: Tutoring ServicesLearn about our processLearn about our guaranteeRead the blog View Our Resources: View on Strive AcademicsView on TpTView on EtsyResources mentioned...

Duration:00:14:59

Ep 1: Intro to Strive Academics/Ahead of the Curve

4/9/2020
This episode is repurposed from our live stream on March 28, 2020. Ahead of the Curve is a part of our series to help students stay up to date with important news, resources, and tips to propel their educational success. As a part of this first broadcast, founder Ralston Medouze will be introducing the company and what we do, the resources and services we currently provide (and some information about an upcoming service), and the current news revolving around schools and COVID-19. Learn...

Duration:00:18:30