ACT Registration Questions- Which are Optional?

As a teacher and a tutor, I am often the one student’s and parents come to for ACT and SAT registration advice, and I’m happy to help. All The questions about what sports are interested in and what classes you’ve taken can take up to 45 minutes to fill out. Some are optional, and someContinue reading “ACT Registration Questions- Which are Optional?”

Student Recommends ACT Tutoring

The ACT is a standardized test used for college and university admissions. The ACT is out of 36 points in total, with the average score being 21. Students usually take the ACT test, for the first time, in their junior year of high school. There are many ways to prepare and study for the test. […]Continue reading “Student Recommends ACT Tutoring”

St. Paul School Sees ACT Increases

(COVINGTON, La.) St. Paul’s ACT scores have consistently been above the state average of 19.5. Through preparation and practice in core classes (English, science, and math), SPS hopes to continue to raise average scores, with the seniors’ average scores rising from a 23.2 in 2007 to a 25.5 in 2017. Junior Chris Wilson, who scored […]Continue reading “St. Paul School Sees ACT Increases”

Test Anxiety can be Reduced with Preparation

Spring is finally upon us—which means longer days, warmer weather, and the impending dread of finals week. While this may not be your first rodeo, it doesn’t mean that you don’t get anxious come test time. Test anxiety can be extremely debilitating and drastically alter your performance. According to the ADAA, the causes of test […]Continue reading “Test Anxiety can be Reduced with Preparation”

Letter Knowledge

Letter Knowledge Letter knowledge is understanding; That the same letter can look different, for example, a lower case letter ‘b’ looks different from a capital letter ‘B’. Letters will also look different depending on which font type is being used or if it is handwritten, for example, an Arial font letter ‘g’ looks different from […]Continue reading “Letter Knowledge”