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College Admissions – TEST OPTIONAL?  SAT vs ACT- What’s Required? Retest? Send Score? Understanding TEST OPTIONAL Policies Common App 2020-21

College Admissions – TEST OPTIONAL? SAT vs ACT- What’s Required? Retest? Send Score? Understanding TEST OPTIONAL Policies Common App 2020-21

Greetings Students & Families! It’s hard to accept- but Labor Day is within sight- signtalling the end of summer break and the excitement of a new school year!  Some students are already back at school. For our Seniors ’21– the College...
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS & YOUR COLLEGE APPLICATIONS: SAT VS ACT FORMAT PART II OF III

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS & YOUR COLLEGE APPLICATIONS: SAT VS ACT FORMAT PART II OF III

  Greetings Students and Families! This blog is the second of my three -part series on the content and format of the SAT I and the ACT exams. You’ll find Part I here.  Part II provides the information you need about the ACT.   In the third part of this series,...
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS & YOUR APPLICATIONs – SAT VS. ACT PART 1 of 3 – What’s Required?

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS & YOUR APPLICATIONs – SAT VS. ACT PART 1 of 3 – What’s Required?

Greetings Students and Families! With so many changes in the College Admissions arena given COVID-19, there are certainly many questions about whether students in the class of 2021 shoud take their SAT/ACT if they haven’t already done so. so. Specifically,  with...
College Admissions & College Success – SAT/ACT  Accommodations & Learning Disabilities

College Admissions & College Success – SAT/ACT Accommodations & Learning Disabilities

Greetings Students and Families, Many teens are diagnosed with learning and emotional disabilities– some requiring accommodations.   I partner with various providers and their families to understand and navigate a myriad of issues that surface relating to course...
College Admissions COVID-19 Update —  Impact of Cancelled SAT ACT Test Dates– Your College Plan?

College Admissions COVID-19 Update — Impact of Cancelled SAT ACT Test Dates– Your College Plan?

Greetings Students and Families! I hope you are all healthy and finding balance and peace given the challenges we all face together during the Coronavirus pandemic.   Teens are facing unique issues with remote learning and social distancing from their friends....
College Admissions — Implications of AP Format Changes During Coronavirus– NEW AP FORMAT– Impact on College Credit? College Applications?

College Admissions — Implications of AP Format Changes During Coronavirus– NEW AP FORMAT– Impact on College Credit? College Applications?

Greetings Students and Families, It’s been over three weeks since I wrote an initial note about how to address your Educational and College Admissions goals during the COVID pandemic.   Your  college admissions goals haven’t changed, but your college admissions plan...