About the show

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.

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  • Episode 5: What Math Classes to Take in High School and When

    March 12th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  21 mins 19 secs
    act, prep, scholarship, test

    If your goal is to maximize ACT math scores, your class selection is critical. When to take the classes is equally important. In this episode, learn the advatages and disadvantages and why taking certain classes at specific times matters.

  • Episode 4: I Ordered My Test and Answers. Now What?

    March 5th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  26 mins 20 secs
    act, chad cargill, english, high school, prep, qualify, scholarships, test

    You ordered the test questions, your answers, and the correct answers. What do you do with that? This episode gives you a step-by-step guide what to do.

  • Episode 3: 3 Reasons Why in English You Should Read the Passage as You Go

    February 27th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  20 mins 20 secs
    act, chad cargill, english, high school, prep, qualify, scholarships, test

    Over half of today's English ACT test-takers skip from one underline to the next. In this episode we discuss why you should never do this.

  • Episode 2: Why You Should Never Just Take One Section of the ACT

    February 20th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  28 mins 6 secs
    act, composite, high school, superscore, test prep

    Today we explore ACT's new policy allowing students to take just one section of the ACT. This episode explores how these "retest" section scores are used and why you should never this.

  • Episode 1: Chad's Story and When to take the ACT and Why? The 1-2-3 Plan.

    February 13th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  28 mins 11 secs
    act, cargill, chad, prep, scholarship, test

    Hear Chad's story of taking the ACT 18 times in high school raising his score from a 19 to a 32 which was 99.5% at the time. Then learn about the 1-2-3 plan for when to take ACTs.