The Power of Books
11 Oct 2016
I was born, like everyone else, into a family, a community, and a world view: in my case, an educated family, a small Missouri town, and the Baptist Church. Poetry and fiction have given
Is My Child a Bad Test Taker?
31 Jul 2016
“My daughter Allison has always been a bad test taker on standardized tests — she never did well on her ERB’s. She messed up on the SSAT and now on the PSAT. She’s so anx
Should You Hire a Summer Tutor for Your Child?
11 Jun 2015
School’s out! The campus is deserted. What happens now to the 10 months of learning your child just acquired? Does my child need a complete break from studying or will he lose some o
Current 10 grade students! Don’t be anxious about the next year’s new SAT. Just plan now.
29 Mar 2015
Current 10th grade students are caught in the switch from the current SAT to the redesigned SAT. They will have to take the redesigned PSAT in October; the redesigned SAT will start in March
Tenth Grade Students: what you need to know about the “new” SAT
11 Apr 2014
Last fall, 2013, Andi, one of my ninth grade students was fretting about how the changes in the redesigned SAT would affect her. “Was the new SAT really going to be like the ACT?” “If
21 Feb 2014
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