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A Note on Prep Classes and Tutors

Today I have a quick thought for parents and students currently considering or already involved in a prep program. It is true that a great tutor- one who is experienced, engaging, articulate, motivating, and all the other things that make a great SAT tutor- with an organized, individualized program can make an enormous difference in […]

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Which Question Should I Choose for the Common App?

Dear Jodi: Is it better to answer one of the Common App questions or pick “topic of your choice”? Monica M. Dear Monica, And Dear New Seniors Everywhere:  as if having to study for another go at the SAT isn’t enough fun in itself!  Time to organize and submit college applications. The personal essay is important, […]

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SAT Word Slam Awarded for Best in Education

SAT Word Slam named one of  Common Sense Media’s 50 ON For Learning Award Winners, honoring the best apps, websites, and games for education! Click Here to See a List of the 2013 Award Winners  

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Butler University’s Mick Wang Talks About Writing

College is an interesting beast. There are all these new and exciting things going on—sports, entertainment, social activities, new people from everywhere—and a thousand ways to goof off. All the distractions and schedule overload can make a person forget some of the skills that got him to college in the first place. In particular, I’ve […]

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Speak Up! Your Rights on Test Day

As many of my friends and students know, I take the SAT several times a year, for a variety of reasons: to keep my skills sharp; to experience what my students go through on test day (parking, navigating often unfamiliar halls, waiting, bubbling, etc.); to stay abreast of changes in the test’s administration or the […]

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