Posts tagged Branded Score Reports
FREE Custom Branded Tools for Tutors: Download a Sample ACT Score Report

I recently posted a rather lengthy article about my experience helping tutors deal with all the confusion caused by the changes to the ACT. I detailed the issues resulting from versioning the Official ACT Prep Guide. I described the changes to the ACT essay. I touched on why the ACT essay scoring system had flip-flopped.

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What an Independent Tutor Can Learn from Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

I've deliberately chosen to keep this post shorter than most. It's a busy time of year for all of us, but I wanted to convey a few quick observations about Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the effectiveness of the marketing you've no doubt been seeing on TV, online, and in your inbox. It all comes down to scarcity.

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The SAT Drought Is Over! Practice Tests #5 and #6 Now Available for Download

Out here in California, we live in a near constant drought. Even so, we're always optimistic. It seems everybody has heard from somebody that it's going to be a wet winter. Major El Nino. Huge snow pack. 50-year storm. Great skiing. Most of the time it's just wishful thinking, but once in a while it does actually rain. And when it rains, it pours. 

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The Dos and Don'ts of Tutoring with SAT Tests — Part Two — The Don'ts

This week, we'll be taking a look at the Don'ts. And yes, you could call these the "worst practices" of tutoring with SAT Tests. Sadly, these practices are fairly common in the industry today. As you read this post, you may even find that you've made one or more of these mistakes.  

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The Dos and Don'ts of Tutoring with Real SAT tests — Part One — The Dos

Practicing with real SAT tests is an essential part of any effective test prep curriculum. Even so, there are many ways to misuse real SAT tests that will diminish the effectiveness of your tutoring and/or get you in trouble. With that in mind, we've put together this List of Dos and Don'ts to help you and your tutors get the most out of real SAT tests. We'll begin with the List of Dos.

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What a Bank Robber Can Teach You About Test Prep

When infamous bank robber Willie Sutton was asked why he robbed banks, he famously replied, "Because that's where the money is."  In his 1976 book, Where the Money Was, Sutton denies having ever uttered those words. Whether he did or not, the terse response has gone down in history as Sutton's Law. Today, it's taught in virtually every medical school.

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