Introduction Adaptive tests, or “tailored tests” are a calibrated method of assessing each student’s level or performance during tests. The difficulty level of the questions is tailored to the individual student, allowing for an accurate assessment of their abilities. They were first designed in the 1900s to diagnose cognitive development in young children. Now, with… Continue reading How to use adaptive assessment in SAT preparation
Change of Mindset Digital platforms and online assessments have tremendous untapped potential for helping students with test preparation. While pen-and-paper tests have long been the norm, they are increasingly being replaced by online assessments. The educational sector has begun to recognize the numerous benefits of digital testing, including the increased ease of marking and quicker,… Continue reading Moving from pen/paper to a digital platform for test preparation
If you know the enemy and yourself, you need not be afraid of the outcome of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, then every victory will also be a defeat for you. If you neither know your enemy nor yourself, you will lose every battle. – Sun Tzu, Art of… Continue reading Lessons SAT/ACT students can take from the Art of War
Promote & maximize one-to-one interaction Every student is a different type of learner. Some prefer a visual learning style, while others could be auditory learners. Students must be given opportunities to ask questions and provide feedback to the teacher about their teaching methods. By keeping students engaged, the learning process becomes more fun and effective for them.… Continue reading The best strategies for teaching effective test preparation
Only their final score matters when a student takes a test such as the SAT or ACT. A good score is a strong indicator of academic knowledge. However, students must work on several factors beyond theoretical knowledge to improve test scores. For instance, it is equally important to manage your time effectively and factor it… Continue reading Four Time Management Analyses to Improve your SAT/ACT Score
Before applying for different colleges, including your dream ones, it’s pretty standard that you have heard some of the dangerous college admissions myths Sit back, relax, and continue reading to realize that you’ve been stressing out for no reason. Below are some of the most common college admission myths that are sure to leave a… Continue reading College Admission Myths That No One Talks About
Every college graduate can recall the pressure and anxiety when they sat at a desk in an examination hall and thought about how their performance in the next three hours will impact their future. This has become a thing of the old school, as today’s generation has gone degrees further from such testing experiences. Examination… Continue reading How AI is Changing the Trends of College Admissions Preparation Tests?