58 episodes

Chad Cargill took the ACT test 18 times in high school raising his score 13 points and scoring in the 99.5 percentile. He is the nation's leading ACT test prep workshop presenter having taught over 200,000 students over the last 28 years. He travels the midwest each school day teaching students, faculty, and parents how to beat the ACT. His full workshop schedule can be found at calendar.chadcargill.com. His website is chadcargill.com.

Chad Cargill's ACT Test Prep Chad Cargill

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Chad Cargill took the ACT test 18 times in high school raising his score 13 points and scoring in the 99.5 percentile. He is the nation's leading ACT test prep workshop presenter having taught over 200,000 students over the last 28 years. He travels the midwest each school day teaching students, faculty, and parents how to beat the ACT. His full workshop schedule can be found at calendar.chadcargill.com. His website is chadcargill.com.

    58: My Graduation Speech and Challenge to the Class of 2021

    58: My Graduation Speech and Challenge to the Class of 2021

    To the graduates of the Class of 2021, congratulations on your high school accomplishments. Now, I challenge you to live a life that matters.

    • 16 min
    57: Live Q&A at the End of an Online Workshop

    57: Live Q&A at the End of an Online Workshop

    Listen in as students post questions at the end of one of my online workshops. I answer as they are posted, and you can listen to all my answers in this episode.

    • 17 min
    56: Why You Should Never Take the 5th Experimental Section of the ACT

    56: Why You Should Never Take the 5th Experimental Section of the ACT

    Most ACT tests now have a 5th experimental section. Most stay and try on this section. In this episode, I explain what this section is and why you should never take it.

    • 18 min
    55: Trouble Finishing the Reading Test? This Trick Can Immediately Raise Your Score

    55: Trouble Finishing the Reading Test? This Trick Can Immediately Raise Your Score

    If you find yourself running out of time in reading, many students give up on the last passage. Using this simple tip, students who struggle finishing reading can immediately raise their scores.

    • 16 min
    54: Master the Dash and Raise Your English Score Now

    54: Master the Dash and Raise Your English Score Now

    Most students pick a dash if it looks good. Many test-takers have no idea the rules for using the dash. A dash is on almost every ACT test you take. In this episode, we'll review the rule for a dash and look at examples how it is used.

    • 19 min
    53: 7 Keys to Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay

    53: 7 Keys to Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay

    Follow these seven tips, and write a scholarship essay that wins.

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

charlie 123456789123 ,

Great Guy

Very knowledgeable about the ACT and knows every nook and cranny ab the test and is very helpful!

Hannahar04 ,

Great Podcast for ACT

Great Podcast for ACT

Mrs. Ware ,

The Best Act Prep Workshop

Chad is so informative and energetic in his ACT prep workshops and podcasts. He helps students feel confident about the ACT and outlines the most effective ways to take the each subject on the test. Very appreciative he shares his knowledge and approaches with students.

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