Good Test-Taker vs. Bad Test-Taker?

Most people categorize themselves as either a good test-taker or a bad test taker. Is there validity to this notion? Are there only two leagues when it comes to tackling standardized tests? It is actually ...

Homeschooling and eLEARNING: Education in the Year of COVID-19 (Part Two)

The Final Part of My 2-Part Series on HomeschoolingIn Part 1, you discovered the current issues with eLearning and what appear to be some very cogent reasons to consider homeschooling from the educational sense. This ...

Homeschooling and eLEARNING: Education in the Year of COVID-19 (Part One)

Part 1 of a 2-Part Series on HomeschoolingAs schools start resuming class this fall, many are requiring students to start with online learning via virtual platform until they believe that the students are safe or ...

Goodbye SAT Essay and SAT Subject Tests

Last month, the College Board announced effective immediately, Subject Tests will be discontinued and the optional essay will end on June 2021. , sort of.The College Board says:Subject Tests can no longer be taken.The reach ...

Episode 85: Test Prep Mistake 1 Test Books

Have your kids been told not to write in their SAT test books? Well, that is test prep mistake 1 test books and misinformation!  ...

Why the SATs are Here to Stay

College Rankings and ScholarshipsYou’ve possibly heard the recent buzz about abolishing college entrance tests like the SAT and ACT. You may have seen colleges make a temporary pivot and suspend testing during the pandemic. Something ...

Should Your Sophomore Take an SAT Prep Class?

“It seems too early, after all, I thought the junior year was when a student should be thinkingabout the SAT and ACT”. Famous last words of many a parent who later came back and said ...

Episode 83: College Checklist 9th – 10th Grade

When you navigate college do you have a college checklist 9th – 10th grade need? How can your student be well rounded?  ...

SAT Test Booklet

You Can and Should Write in Your Test Booklet

Ever been told you cannot write in your test booklet?If I had a dollar…If I ever have the honor of teaching you in a College Prep Genius class, I can guarantee you this: I will ask you ...

Episode 82: Checklist For College 11-12

Not everyone goes to college but if you are planning to go this podcast is for you. This is for grades 11 and 12, so juniors and seniors, this is the podcast for you. ...