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How Do We Prepare Kids For Those Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet?

First of all, what are these jobs that don’t exist yet? Thomas Frey, Futurist Speaker (162 Future Jobs: Preparing for Jobs that Don’t Yet Exist, March 21st, 2014) list 162 jobs that don’t exist yet. Here […]

What is a Tier 1 US University?

What is a Tier 1 US University?

With the growth of Stanford (neck-and-neck with Harvard) and the consistent and strong existence in the ranks of MIT as well as UChicago within the ranking, discussions on the best...

13 Test Prep Tips for SAT and ACT Takers

13 Test Prep Tips for SAT and ACT Takers

The denial of SAT and ACT tests during the COVID-19 pandemic has led to an increasing trend in colleges to examine the importance of these tests in admissions. While many schools are...

ACT vs. SAT: How to Decide Which Test to Take

ACT vs. SAT: How to Decide Which Test to Take

Both the ACT or SAT are both widely accepted by U.S. colleges that often cause students to wonder: Which tests should I take? Answering this question lies within knowing the differences between these...

Bay Area students are competing for the SAT. This is why the test is becoming more difficult

Bay Area students are competing for the SAT. This is why the test is becoming more difficult

The SAT -the test for college admissions that has been feared by generations of teens in high schools and condemned by a few experts in the field as discriminatoryis currently nearing the...

Why Highly Selective Colleges Are Reinstating The SAT

Why Highly Selective Colleges Are Reinstating The SAT

Many students may have hoped that testing to be able to apply for college would remain unavoidable. But a few highly selective colleges have recently reinstated their requirements, and a look...

As a first, U.S. students will take the SAT completely online (no pencils needed)

As a first, U.S. students will take the SAT completely online (no pencils needed)

The SAT is a college admissions test that for more than 100 years was administered using pencil and paper has now been made completely digital. Students from the U.S. will...

The SAT Is Making A Comeback–Are You Prepared?

The SAT Is Making A Comeback–Are You Prepared?

In the aftermath of the covid-19 outbreak, Ivy League universities swiftly adopted test-optional policies, indicating an abrupt departure from the long-standing dependence on standardized tests in the admissions process. The move...

What Constitutes a Good ACT Score for 2023-2024?

What Constitutes a Good ACT Score for 2023-2024?

If you're applying for the college of your dreams, you need to know how your performance compares to other applicants applying to your ideal schools. One of the factors colleges look...

Superscoring and Which Colleges Implement It for SAT and ACT?

Superscoring and Which Colleges Implement It for SAT and ACT?

Superscoring Entail and Which Colleges Implement It for SAT and ACT? For students who have submitted an standardized test score for college admission Superscoring can provide a significant advantage in...

SAT Percentiles and Score Rankings

SAT Percentiles and Score Rankings

Have you recently taken an SAT recently and require guidance on whether or not to take the test again? Perhaps you've not been able to take the SAT yet, but would...

How Many Questions Can I Get Wrong On The SAT to Get a 1600

How Many Questions Can I Get Wrong On The SAT to Get a 1600

Every year, students struggle to earn the SAT score they'd like to get. Many students find that finishing all of the questions in time to run over time can be an...

SAT Preparation for IB Students

SAT Preparation for IB Students

Knowing all aspects of the IB student who is preparing for the SAT test. International Baccalaureate is nothing like any other exam you can are required to take in your...

How do you define academic coaching?

How do you define academic coaching?

The Learning Center offers academic coaching to provide strengths-based academic assistance available for all students in the undergraduate program. In one-on-one sessions lasting 45 minutes Our academic coaches communicate with students...

Guide to the Common Application

Guide to the Common Application

Common Application, also known as the "Common App", makes it simple to apply to several colleges with one application. Are you looking to attend one that is a Common App college? Here's...

Calculate Your GPA With Our GPA Scale

Calculate Your GPA With Our GPA Scale

What is a GPA? The grade you earn (GPA) can be defined as the total of all your grades in your high school years subtracted by your overall amount of...

ACT score for U.S. students drop to an all-time low of 30 years

ACT score for U.S. students drop to an all-time low of 30 years

The scores of high school students in their ACT exam for admission to colleges have fallen to the lowest level in more than a quarter of a century, which indicates...

Demystifying the ACT: A Guide for Students

Demystifying the ACT: A Guide for Students

The ACT also known as American College Testing, is a test that's standardized and that is widely used to determine colleges in the United States. It's designed to measure the ability...

The most wealthy students have higher SAT scores.

The most wealthy students have higher SAT scores.

In the present, most universities and colleges require applicants take a standardized exam, like that of the SAT and the ACT when the process of applying. This means that around 2.25 millions college...

Rethinking Criticisms Against the SAT

Rethinking Criticisms Against the SAT

Following the Covid pandemic created difficulties for students in high school taking tests like the SAT and ACT several selective colleges removed the requirement that applicants take these tests. The colleges...

Top 10 Resources for Free SAT Prep

Top 10 Resources for Free SAT Prep

Want to ace the SAT? This guide provides study materials for those with a limited budget, such as free SAT test practice tests as well as online preparation courses. The study...

ACT Vs. SAT: Which Should You Take?

ACT Vs. SAT: Which Should You Take?

Many students are struggling to decide between SAT as well as the ACT. Find out the two tests major differences and advice on which exam you should choose. A lot of...

How to Register Online for the SAT in 7 Easy Steps (With Images)

How to Register Online for the SAT in 7 Easy Steps (With Images)

A lot of students take the SAT several times It's crucial to be aware of how to register. This article breaks into SAT sign-up into seven simple steps. You can sign...

9 SAT Tips for Acing the Test

9 SAT Tips for Acing the Test

We've identified nine strategies to help you achieve the highest SAT score. The preparation of a thorough day and meditation is essential to a successful test day. The SAT is an...

SAT Score Guide

SAT Score Guide

SAT scoring is based on an scale of 400 to 1600. The most impressive SAT score you could get is 1600. The lowest score is 400.A entire SAT score is made up...

Understanding SAT scores

Understanding SAT scores

What Is SAT Scores? According to the College Board, The SAT is a globally recognized college entrance exam that lets you show colleges your understanding and how you can apply...

When Do AP Scores Come Out?

When Do AP Scores Come Out?

AP tests can give you college credits before you complete high school. Find out more about the dates AP test scores are announced and where you can access AP scores. AP...

When Do SAT Scores Come Out? Full 2022-2024 Schedule

When Do SAT Scores Come Out? Full 2022-2024 Schedule

When will SAT scores become available? Find out everything you need to be aware of SAT scores release dates, when to send you SAT test report to college, and much more....

Tips for Preparing Your Child for High School

Tips for Preparing Your Child for High School

The beginning of high school can be an exciting and stressful time to your kid. They're leaving the security of the elementary school and starting a brand new adventure. As...

What Is a Good SAT Score?

What Is a Good SAT Score?

A good SAT score could improve your chances of getting admitted into a specific school. Although there isn't an established standard for a "good" SAT score, it is recommended to...

What is the ACT?

What is the ACT?

A lot of colleges require scores from ACT and SAT tests as part of their admissions process. It is important to know your ACT score is an essential element of your...

Who invented Homework? 😡 When, Where and Why

Who invented Homework? 😡 When, Where and Why

Who Invented Homework? The task of homework is an integral part of the daily routine for children and their parents as well as educators. Who came up with the idea of...

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