Final considerations for retaking the ACT

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in ACT, math, practice, Science, students | 0 comments

Students, while retaking the ACT can lead to a score increase for many, you should also consider the cost of taking the exams and what multiple scores mean to college admission officers. The ACT

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Tackle the ACT the second time: Dedicate the time

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in ACT, math, Organization, parents, students | 0 comments

For many students, one of the biggest challenges they face is simply finding the time to commit to preparing for the ACT on a regular basis. With their academic obligations, extracurricular activi

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Tackle the ACT a second time: Watch the clock

Posted by on Nov 9, 2017 in ACT, math, Organization, practice, Science, students | 0 comments

It’s not uncommon to skip some questions while taking a standardized exam. A score report can show you where you skipped questions, possibly revealing that you ran out of time. First-time test

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Tackle the ACT a second time: Review Scores

Posted by on Nov 6, 2017 in ACT, students | 0 comments

The highest ACT score is 36, and the national average score during the 2016-2017 school year was 21. The ACT is offered seven times a year in the U.S., though preparation is timely, exhausting and s

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Understand the stakes, but don’t fret

Posted by on Nov 2, 2017 in ACT, math, practice, SAT, Science, students | 0 comments

The pressure to excel on the SAT or ACT can be high – but students must find a healthy balance between understanding the test's importance and ensuring they don't push themselves too hard. While

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Students: Know standardized test strategies

Posted by on Oct 30, 2017 in ACT, math, practice, SAT, Science, students | 0 comments

While the main concern on students' minds for typical tests may be remembering certain material that will be covered, standardized exams require them to think about specific test-taking strategies,

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Don’t drastically change your routine

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in ACT, practice, SAT, students | 0 comments

The end of the year maybe a hectic time for many high school students. Students not only are preparing for final exams, but also for the final testing sessions of the year for the SAT and ACT.

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Happy Mole Day!

Posted by on Oct 23, 2017 in math, parents, Science, students | 0 comments

Mole Day is celebrated annually on October 23 from 6:02 a.m. to 6:02 p.m., Mole Day commemorates Avogadro's Number (6.02 x 1023), which is a basic measuring unit in chemistry. Schools throughout

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Tips for busy parents

Posted by on Oct 19, 2017 in parents, Science | 0 comments

Do you panic when your child comes home from school asking for help with his or her science fair project? Do you ever wonder how you can help your child learn science? You are NOT alone. Many paren

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Parents: Help your child flex their math muscles

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in practice, students | 0 comments

Riding a bike, swimming in the deep end, and playing an instrument are just examples of our favorite childhood activities that require practice to master. So, does math!  Brush off those negative f

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