2015 PSAT Questions Answered

Tomorrow is the PSAT for most students around the country. In my area that means 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students will be testing and seniors are given a late start day (the perfect time to work on applications!) I want to address frequently asked questions about...

When Should We Begin ACT / SAT Prep?

“When Should We Begin ACT / SAT Prep?” This is a common question at the start of every school year as families plan ahead. As parents we want to avoid last minute panic and do things right, but there is such a thing as starting too soon. First, I need to clarify what...

New SAT Vocabulary: Words Still Matter

  The College Board recently released questions for the upcoming test change in spring of 2016. Today I’m going to focus on the changes to SAT reading, particularly the issue of SAT vocabulary. College Board announced that the new test will focus on “high...

PSAT Review & National Merit Scholarship Information

It is PSAT time again.  Here are some highlights of past posts to help with your PSAT Review and National Merit Scholarship information: 1.  PSAT and National Merit Scholarships The only time the PSAT is more than a practice test is when students are attempting to...