#CampusChat Q&A: Understanding the New SAT and ACT with Akil Bello
Sep20

#CampusChat Q&A: Understanding the New SAT and ACT with Akil Bello

How are the new SAT and ACT different from the previous version? What changes will benefit the student? How should you prepare for these new tests? Wednesday’s #CampusChat focused on the new SAT and ACT standardized tests with test prep expert Akil Bello. Akil (@akilbello) is a career test prep teacher and tutor who has spent 25 years helping people prepare for admissions tests. He has trained students for almost all major...

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Parent College Coach Tip #80: Prepare for Standardized Tests
Sep18

Parent College Coach Tip #80: Prepare for Standardized Tests

The vast majority of students who take standardized tests never prepare. They never take a practice test. They never study vocabulary. They never spend even one minute studying. But that’s a huge mistake. Your student would never approach any test without preparation, and the standardized tests are no different.

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Next on #CampusChat: Understanding the New SAT and ACT with Akil Bello
Sep14

Next on #CampusChat: Understanding the New SAT and ACT with Akil Bello

How are the new SAT and ACT different from the previous version? What changes will benefit the student? How should you prepare for these new tests?

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#CampusChat Recap 4/22: SAT vs ACT with Claire Griffith
Apr23

#CampusChat Recap 4/22: SAT vs ACT with Claire Griffith

Last night’s chat with Claire Griffith (@directhitsfan) of Direct Hits Education was packed with information about both standardized tests. Claire, along with others, shared their tips on how to decide which test to take (SAT vs ACT), the differences in the test, and some great information about the new SAT coming soon. Knowing the differences can help in deciding which test to focus time on during very busy junior year [View...

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SAT vs ACT: This Week on #CampusChat
Apr22

SAT vs ACT: This Week on #CampusChat

Do you know the difference between the SAT and the ACT? If you don’t and you have a college-bound teen, you should join us this week on #CampusChat.

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Takeaway Tweets from #CampusChat with Debbie Stier

The tweets were flying during CampusChat No. 50! Topics addressed included: testing, test anxiety, test prep, parenting, college admissions and what it all means, or doesn't mean, to the lives of students once they're in college and beyond. Our special guest was Debbie Stier, a mom on a mission to score a perfect score on the SAT. Your can follow Debbie and her progress anyone of the following ways: Twitter: @debbiestier,...

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