Category: SAT

R2C Community Story: Mom Says Daughter’s Average SAT Score Wasn’t Measure of Future Success
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R2C Community Story: Mom Says Daughter’s Average SAT Score Wasn’t Measure of Future Success

Jeanette Smith Jeanette Smith- July 13, 2021 0

From a member of our Paying for College 101 FB Community comes this heartfelt story about watching your child overcome the odds and achieve success. ... Read More

Is Test Prep Necessary in a Test-Optional World?
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Is Test Prep Necessary in a Test-Optional World?

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- May 4, 2021 0

Chances are that few letters strike more fear into your child’s heart than ACT or SAT. For decades, these standardized tests have played the role ... Read More

Preparing for the SAT
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Preparing for the SAT

Aaron Long Aaron Long- March 5, 2021 0

As the parent or guardian of a college-bound student, you have probably done at least a little worrying about the SAT. While this is entirely ... Read More

What Is a Good ACT Score?
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What Is a Good ACT Score?

Maria Tzavidis Maria Tzavidis- December 25, 2020 0

The value and fairness of standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT as well as how accurately they measure college readiness have been under ... Read More

What Is a Good SAT Score?
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What Is a Good SAT Score?

Maria Tzavidis Maria Tzavidis- December 1, 2020 0

Recently, standardized tests have been under scrutiny, with questions arising on whether or not they fairly and accurately predict college readiness. On top of this, ... Read More

What to Know About SAT Subject Tests for 2020
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What to Know About SAT Subject Tests for 2020

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- June 24, 2020 0

The effects of coronavirus are widespread and long-lasting, and many  aspects of our daily lives will be impacted in ways we cannot even imagine. In ... Read More

What’s the Difference Between ACT vs. SAT: An Expert Offers His Opinion
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What’s the Difference Between ACT vs. SAT: An Expert Offers His Opinion

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- January 23, 2020 0

It makes sense that there would be no need for two separate standardized tests if both were identical. So, it's safe to assume that there ... Read More

ACT Test Tips From an Expert
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ACT Test Tips From an Expert

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- January 12, 2020 0

At one time, the differences between the ACT and the SAT were more defined, however, those major differences, according to Melissa Hendrix, Expert Tutor at ... Read More

Overcoming Test Anxiety: Tips From a Test Prep Pro
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Overcoming Test Anxiety: Tips From a Test Prep Pro

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- September 8, 2019 0

  When it comes to test-taking, it is completely normal to experience a few butterflies in your stomach when you're in pre-test mode. In fact, ... Read More

Preparing for the ACT, SAT Math Sections: Advice From an Expert
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Preparing for the ACT, SAT Math Sections: Advice From an Expert

Road2College Road2College- March 28, 2018 0

      There are lots of ways to prepare for the ACT and SAT: private tutoring, classes, online videos, and books, but if you ... Read More