College Planning

The Ins and Outs of College Test Prep

In our partnership with Method Test Prep, we are happy to help parents and students navigate the challenges of standardized testing. Read on, and check back regularly for updates:

When to Start Preparing for the ACT and SAT

The summer of 2020 will present students with unprecedented amounts of free time in the absence of camps, summer jobs, and other activities. To fill that idle time, many families are beginning to look ahead towards the fall exams, prompting the question, “How early should students begin preparing for ACT or SAT?” [Read more…]

What a Test Prep Expert Advises for the Class of 2022

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began to affect American schools, I have spoken to thousands of people from all over the country on webinars, and parents and students are overwhelmingly seeking advice about standardized testing strategies in this uncertain time. [Read more…]

ACT and SAT Myths and Misconceptions

The ACT and SAT have been prominent in the college applications process for over 60 years. It should thus come as no surprise that there are countless myths, rumors, and misconceptions surrounding both exams. Separating truth from fiction, along with everything between, can be vital for students and families. [Read more…]

7 Things Parents Need to Know about the ACT and SAT

Is your child in high school? If so, it’s time to start thinking about the ACT and SAT, especially for rising juniors. Most colleges and universities require applicants to submit scores from either test. Thus, it’s important that parents are well informed about college admissions exams. Here are seven things all parents should know about the ACT and SAT.

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Five Tips for Preventing Careless Errors on the ACT and SAT

Each year, basic errors cost students thousands of points on the SAT and ACT. How do you prevent errors? [Read more…]