Takeaway Tweets & Transcript from #CampusChat with Prepped & Polished

Students -- if you are applying for scholarships you must remember to tweet smart!If ever you thought that there could be nothing more boring than talking about standardized tests, then you were obviously not in on the conversation that took place on #CampusChat on Twitter Wednesday night, July 21, 2010.

Led by co-host and expert guest, Alexis Avila, founder of Prepped & Polished, a test prep and college admissions counseling service, the topic of preparing for college entrance exams brought out the creative side of several attendees.

Here are just a few of the Takeaway Tweets:

 

@akilbello test prep analogy: ACT is to SAT as burger king is to mcdonalds #campuschat

@akilbello: ACT is to SAT as Snapple is to Coca-Cola #campuschat

@EECollegePlan “ACT on the ACT, SIT on the SAT” What I always tell my clients! Answer everything on the ACT, only educated guesses on the SAT. #campuschat

@IvyEyesEditing:Re vocab memorization, really important to read & learn vocab in context. Iconoclastic isn’t exactly teen-speak. Ha! #campuschat

@SheldonWordNerd: @PreppedPolished You’ll be amazed the vocab you’ll learn from a cereal box! hahahaha #campuschat

@PreppedPolished @IvyEyesEditing For international students, I’d recommend the ACT over the SAT-for it is a more straightforward test. #campuschat

@PreppedPolished: I’m big on practice tests. Take a practice test a week leading up to the test, and try to better your score each time. #campuschat

@akilbello SAT optional collegeshttp://fairtest.org/university/optional #campuschat

–> Complete Transcript for #CampusChat July 21, 2010 is available from What the Hashtag?! http://bit.ly/8Xe5qt