Does your student’s ACT reading score need a boost?

Breakaway Test Prep is pleased to offer an innovative two-hour advanced reading bootcamp!  The bootcamp is designed to help students improve their efficiency with the time-constrained reading test on the ACT.  Breakaway will offer its reading bootcamp on Sunday, December 8th from 9:15 am – 11:30 am at the Minnetonka Community Center,  The bootcamp will help students prepare for the December 14th ACT.

Introducing Breakaway’s Reading Bootcamp

Breakaway’s Reading Bootcamp is designed to help students who struggle with the ACT reading test improve their efficiency and effectiveness at taking this test.  Bootcamp students will be instructed on ways to prioritize questions and spot correct answers more quickly. Students will also have the opportunity to take part in timed reading trials designed to boost their reading speed and comprehension. Finally, participants will have the opportunity to apply their new reading methods and question-answer strategies to ACT reading passages and to share feedback with the group.


Barbara Jeffers holds a B.A. in English from St. Olaf College and an M.A. in English from Northwestern University; she has also achieved candidacy for a Ph.D. degree in English at Northwestern.  She entered St. Olaf as a National Merit Scholar, was inducted into the national honor society Phi Beta Kappa as a senior, and graduated magna cum laude with Departmental Distinction in English.  At Northwestern, she was one of six incoming Ph.D. students across all disciplines to receive a four-year President’s Fellowship, and she also won a competitive Humanities Center Graduate Teaching Fellowship based on documented excellence in teaching.   She taught a variety of literature and writing courses at Northwestern for eight years, and she has presented papers at academic conferences in England and throughout the U.S.


$180.00 due at time of registration. All materials are included in the fee.


  • Sunday, December 8th from 9:15 am – 11:30 am


Minnetonka Community Center
14600 Minnetonka Blvd
Minnetonka, MN 55345


Contact Lori Wormald at [email protected] or 952-913-1027.