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College Admissions–  What to Include In Your College Plan – AP Courses? SAT vs ACT? Which Extracurriculars?

College Admissions– What to Include In Your College Plan – AP Courses? SAT vs ACT? Which Extracurriculars?

Greetings Students and Parents, It’s the middle of the school year and many students are immersed in their classes, student organizations, jobs,  community volunteer programs and hopefully the combination of all of these demands on each student’s time...
College Admissions:  Early College Planning- The Importance of Sustained & Focused Extracurricular Activities – What Do Admissions Officers Consider?

College Admissions: Early College Planning- The Importance of Sustained & Focused Extracurricular Activities – What Do Admissions Officers Consider?

Greetings Students and Parents, In nearly all my blogs, client newsletters and social media posts I emphasize the importance of diving in – as described in detail here::  COLLEGE PLANNING–FINDING YOUR PASSION! WHO ARE YOU?   As an educator and...
CollegE Board Eliminates SATII Subject Tests and Optional Essay Portion of SAT – Implications – SAT vs ACT?

CollegE Board Eliminates SATII Subject Tests and Optional Essay Portion of SAT – Implications – SAT vs ACT?

Greetings Students and Families, You may have already heard the news- as the story has been announced everywhere.  SAT II Subject Tests and the Writing Section of the SAT have been eliminated at the College Board.Here’s the link from a respectable news source...
College Applications- What’s on the SAT?

College Applications- What’s on the SAT?

Greetings Students and Famiies – Welcome to 2021! I hope you’ve enjoyed the first few blogs in my 4-part series on all things related to testing for your college applications My series covers : WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TESTING??All families have many...
College Applications: What’s on the ACT?

College Applications: What’s on the ACT?

Greeting Students and Families! I hope you’ve enjoyed the initial blog in my multi-part series on all things related to testing for your college applications My series covers : WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TESTING??All families have many questions about...
College Applications: What Exams are Required – SAT vs ACT, SAT Subject Tests, PSAT and AP/IB/AICE exams

College Applications: What Exams are Required – SAT vs ACT, SAT Subject Tests, PSAT and AP/IB/AICE exams

Greetings Students,Testing is often on parents’ minds and there is a concern about test prep, knowing which tests and when to take them and the inevitable impact on College Admissions. This note discusses the required college admissions testing requirements. SAT...