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. ...

Episode 80: Testing Secrets During COVID

With so much misinformation out there about college testing here are the testing secrets during COVID, Jean Burk with College Prep Genius is here to set the record straight. ...

New PSAT Dates

COVID-19 has put a damper on basically every area of our lives. Families have been contacting us for the last few weeks about the possibility of their junior not being able to take the PSAT/NMSQT ...

When to prep for the SAT

When to Prep for the SAT?

Most students don't know when to prep for the SAT and wait until they are seniors, or late in the junior year, before they start thinking about the SAT. After all, graduation and college are ...

How to Find Your Own Pot of Gold – The PSAT

Luck won’t get you a $100,000 scholarship, but the PSAT can. If your score sits within a certain predetermined range, you could be in the running for many amazing scholarship opportunities from many colleges. Take ...