Test Optional: Should I Send My ACT / SAT Scores?

Test Optional: Should I Send My ACT / SAT Scores?

For many families the choice to send or not send test scores is new. We have gotten used to submitting ACT / SAT scores, even if we didn’t love our results, so the idea of choice can add another layer of confusion. The decision can be complicated by the fact that the...
Should I Retake the SAT / ACT?

Should I Retake the SAT / ACT?

This month I’m going to share answers to some of the common questions clients have asked this spring. Today— should we retake the SAT / ACT? The decision to make another attempt at the ACT or SAT is different this year. Some students haven’t had as many opportunities...
The ACT Deserves Your Attention

The ACT Deserves Your Attention

Would you wear an uncomfortable pair of shoes just because you got them for free? Seems like an odd question for a test-prep and college planning newsletter, but follow my logic for a minute. Many of the public schools in my area have arranged with College Board to...