Ephemeral – Word of the Day

Today’s Word of the Day is ephemeral (adjective): lasting a short time. Example: Mayflies are one of the most ephemeral insects, living only one day as adults. Synonyms: fleeting, transient, brief Antonyms: eternal, immortal, permanent   “Ephemeral” comes from the Greek word “ephēmeros,” which means lasting only one day. Before the 1700’s, the word described … Continued

Learn English Today. ESL Tutoring Available Now!

Learn English in person or online with Alpa College Prep. Ready to learn English? If you’re learning English for school, work, TOEFL, or just for fun, we’re here to help. We provide ESL tutoring to all levels and types of English language learners: kids, adults, beginners, and advanced students. We’ll also create a lesson plan just … Continued

SAT Classes Starting Soon!

Preparing for the SAT next semester? Group SAT classes start November 10th. Sign up today to reserve a spot!   Starting November 10th, our SAT class will meet on Saturdays from 10:00AM-1:15PM. We’ll also administer three mock SATs throughout the class. During the class, you’ll learn crucial techniques and strategies for mastering the SAT and … Continued

Congrats Class of 2018!

We at Alpha College Prep wish the class of 2018 the best of luck in college. We’re excited to announce that our students enrolled at the following colleges and universities this year:   University of Southern California Located in Los Angeles’s Downtown Arts and Education Corridor, USC is a private university that enrolls more international … Continued

Job Openings

We currently have tutor job openings for the following positions: Pre-calculus and Calculus Tutor Physics Tutor We’re also hiring for an office manager. Though the position will start out as part time, the ideal candidate will be an integral part of us growing to the point where we can bring him or her on full time. The … Continued

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Developing Young Writers through Publishing

As an English teacher, I enjoy being able to help developing young writers find their voices and try to find places to publish their work.  Since publishing is a vital part of the writing process and I work with some talented, young writers, I wanted to find a place where those developing young writers could … Continued

SAT Test Dates

We have gathered a list of SAT dates and registration deadlines for your convenience. While we do our best to ensure the accuracy of these dates, we strongly encourage you to use this as a guide only. Please double check these dates with your local testing center before finalizing your plans. All data below is … Continued