ACT/SAT School-Day Testing? Many families are aware that the SAT added a Sept. exam and the ACT added three extra test dates in Sept. and October alone (for 5 total). Fewer families have heard about the “SAT and ACT School Day Testing” program, with which high schools can arrange to test just their own school’sContinue reading “What is School Day Testing?”
edsource.org/2020/research-tells-us-standardized-admissions-tests-benefit-under-represented-students/628611 “ACT and SAT scores benefit under-represented students, in particular, and college admissions decisions, in general. “
Students and parents, head on over to our free, safe ACT Support Network site featuring lots of free resources and weekly motivation to stay on the ACT or SAT prep track even though the tests have been pushed back. I have just uploaded an amazing free gift of DELTAMATH. Students cannot access this without aContinue reading “Another F R E E gift for my subscribers”
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When you have spent time preparing for the ACT, you will know what the directions are. They will not change between now and when you take the test, so you do not have to spend time re-reading directions you have already read with your tutor. Also, ask your tutor if you should even follow theContinue reading “Do Not Read the Directions on the ACT”
Multiple choice tests are not all alike. Let’s talk about the way that the ACT works and test taking hygiene. Now they’ve taught us how to wash our hands: you’ve got to take the whole 20 seconds. Test taking hygiene is the same. Always read every answer, because they put in distractors. The test writersContinue reading “How the ACT is different than other tests.”