Approaching College Applications in a Post-COVID19 World

Approaching College Applications in a Post-COVID19 World

Eliminating the SAT or ACT requirement on college applications is getting popular. Since the University of California system’s decision, a number of Ivy League and other universities have followed. But, what does no SAT or ACT mean for the future...

July 15, 2020
5 Best SAT Prep Books: Choose the Best SAT Prep Book!

5 Best SAT Prep Books Recommended for SAT Prep

Trying to choose the best SAT prep book to study from? Look no further, here are 5 SAT prep books with practice test series that will help you ace the SAT.

July 10, 2020
The 15 Minute Reading Magic: Elevate your Child's Reading

The 15 Minute Reading Magic: Elevate your Child’s Reading

Reading for 15 minutes a day may be the differentiating factor between a successful student and a struggling student. But why 15 minutes? Shouldn’t any amount of reading each day be enough? Before we can answer this question, we need...

July 10, 2020

Help Your Child Do Better in Grammar In Just 30 Minutes Everyday!

As a parent or a tutor, you may think that teaching English grammar is all about learning certain rules by heart, knowing exceptions to these grammar rules, and practicing them extensively.   At Talentnook, we’ve worked with hundreds of students on improving their...

July 6, 2020
Figurative Language: Easily Enhance Your Writing

How to Use Figurative Language to Enhance Your Writing

Figurative language is a form of language which is more dramatic and visual than a direct statement in everyday language. It enables you to capture your reader’s attention Figurative language employs the use of metaphors, similes, and personification to help you...

June 29, 2020

Quarantine Booklist 2020: The Best Books to Read With Your Kids This Summer

Ready for a quarantine booklist for your family book club this summer? With online classes for school ending all around the country soon, parents are worried about how they will manage to keep their kids entertained and engaged in healthy...

June 25, 2020
Tired of Homeschooling? Here's How to Beat the Burn-out

Tired of Homeschooling? Here’s How to Beat the Burn-out

The sudden switch from the everyday hustle and bustle of life to a lockdown has brought many tedious and unwelcome changes for parents and kids alike. Parents have been juggling working from home and managing their kids with little to...

June 20, 2020
Online Tutoring: 7 Best Practices For Online Tutors

Online Tutoring: 7 Best Practices For Online Tutors

In the face of the pandemic scare, the world is moving to online tutoring as a part of the new ‘normal education’.  While traditional in-person classes had numerous benefits, online tutoring also has its fair set of advantages and has...

June 15, 2020

How To Talk to Your Kid About Racism

These are tough times. Right now, as we speak, the internet is drilling your kid’s heads with posts on racism and unrest, from everywhere. It is an unsettling reality. But one we can no longer avoid. As a responsible parent,...

June 10, 2020
University of California Eliminates SAT/ACT Requirement: All You Need to Know!