Posts Tagged ‘test scores’

TEST PREP: Help improve students’ learning skills at the start of school

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TEST PREP: Help improve students’ learning skills at the start of school By Melissa Erickson If your child suffers from test anxiety — butterflies in the stomach, gnawing on the pencil, feeling shaky or sweaty — it’s a good idea to start the school year with a test-taking strategy in place. “Many children struggle with test-taking,” said psychologist Blythe Grossberg, author of Test Success. While some children […] read full post >>

How Important are ISEE and SSAT Scores?

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How Important are ISEE and SSAT Scores? While students and parents often worry about how well their children will perform on the ISEE or SSAT when applying to private schools, the reality is that admissions committees use a range of factors when deciding which students to admit to their schools. For example, admissions committees look at the student’s recent grades and consider […] read full post >>