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on May 3, 2010 in Standardized Tests

This article provides an excellent explanation of the differences between the ACT and SAT, as well as useful tips on targeting one or the other to save time and money.

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Registration Deadlines Approaching for Standardized Tests

on October 9, 2009 in Alerts, Standardized Tests, Test Deadlines

If you are considering signing up for fall standardized tests, note that the deadlines (below) are fast approaching. To secure a good location for the test, try to sign up as early as possible. Check the Benchmark calendar for more detail. SAT and SAT Subject Tests November 7, 2009 Test Date: Late Registration Deadline October […]

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Juniors: Preparing for the October PSAT Test

on July 16, 2009 in Standardized Tests

The PSAT test will be administered by high schools to juniors in October, either the 14th or 17th depending on the date selected by your school. While some high schools offer the test for freshmen and sophomores, the test is designed for juniors. The PSAT is used to qualify students for National Merit status, so […]

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May 2007 Visits (& News)

on May 6, 2007 in College Visits
May 2007 Visits (& News)

All About Standardized Tests Most colleges now accept either the ACT or SAT test, and deciding which one is best can be confusing. For those students who take both the PLAN (a “pre-ACT” test) and the PSAT (a “pre-SAT”), comparing these scores can give you an indication of which test might be best. A more […]

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