Standardized Test Prep – Be prepared, not paranoid
May28

Standardized Test Prep – Be prepared, not paranoid

Make use of our test prep tips so you can feel prepared, not paranoid.

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Test Prep
May22

Test Prep

Nothing puts anxiety in a student’s head more than standardized tests. But, love ’em or hate ’em, they are an integral part of the college admissions process. Try these five easy test prep tips, no panicking allowed!

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Free Downloads from Smart College Visit
Dec04

Free Downloads from Smart College Visit

Some free resources to help you along your college journey: COLLEGE / CAMPUS VISITS Student-to-Student Questions to Ask on a College VisitĀ (PDF) – keep this list of questions handy and note how answers vary by student and by each campus you visit. Campus Visit Evaluation FormĀ (PDF) – keep track of each visit, likes and dislikes, and any other notes to better help you evaluate (and later remember) each college. SAT / ACT...

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Expert Tips on How to Prepare for SAT/ACT Tests, Part 1: The Environment
Nov29

Expert Tips on How to Prepare for SAT/ACT Tests, Part 1: The Environment

Akil Bello ALL YOU EVER NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE SAT AND ACT: The Environment The following is Part 1 of our 4-part series on SAT/ACT test prep developed by Akil Bello, co-founder of Bell Curves: In my 20+ year career in test preparation, I’ve been asked at least 1000 times “what would you tell a child getting ready for the SAT or ACT?” My response is universally the same: “Prepare.” This short answer is...

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Takeaway Tweets & Transcript from #CampusChat with Kaplan Test Prep

Would you friend a College Admissions Officer? I'm hard-pressed to pick the best takeaway tweet from Wednesday night's CampusChat on June 15, 2011. Led by guest, Eitan Dantzig, online college admissions expert, at Kaplan Test Prep, many of us were surprised by stats related to Facebook friend requests and college admissions, as well as the amount of scholarship dollars that go unclaimed due to lack participation by...

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