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#AdmissionsPros: Dr. Aviva Legatt On Top-Choice Schools
09 July, 2018
Welcome to#AdmissionsPros [https://www.noodlepros.com/blog/category/admissionspros/]! In this series, admissions advisors and educational consultants offer their advice and insight on the big picture of elementary, secondary, and graduate school admissions — from extracurriculars, to essays, to, (of course) standardized tests. College admissions expert and Ivy League professor Dr. Aviva Legatt [https://www.vivedconsulting.com/p/about] is the Founder and Principal Consultant of VivED Consulting
ACT Announces New Extended Time Policies
22 May, 2018
Have you heard the news? ACT has recently announced big changes to its extended time testing policies [http://leadershipblog.act.org/2018/05/act-announces-upcoming-changes-to.html], to be implemented in September 2018. While previous time-and-a-half test takers were permitted to self-pace throughout all four sections, the new section-by section time limits for time-and-a-half ACT testing will be as follows: ACT timing starting September 2018What does this mean for you as a student or parent? St
#AdmissionsPros: Understanding Affordability With College Advisor Dean Skarlis
16 April, 2018
Welcome to #AdmissionsPros! In this series, admissions advisors and educational consultants offer their advice and insight on the big picture of elementary, secondary, and graduate school admissions — from extracurriculars, to essays, to, (of course) standardized tests. Dean Skarlis is the president and founder of The College Advisor of New York [http://collegeadvisorny.com/who-we-are/], and has spent nearly three decades working with students. His New York and Long Island-based company provide
14 Tips To Banish Test Day Butterflies
09 April, 2018
Are you gearing up to take the ACT or SAT this spring? Here are some practical mindfulness tips from Noodle Pro Billy Calder [https://www.noodlepros.com/tutor/profile/MDZiZmY2MzI1OTUzOTJ], originally published on Forbes.com [https://www.forbes.com/sites/capitalone/2018/03/27/find-out-if-you-should-rent-or-sell-your-starter-home/#72412c5d52e8] . *** The hours leading up to a standardized test can be stressful and frightening for students. While most test-takers spend a good deal of time focusin
Your Life In Tests
08 March, 2018
If you’re currently in school (or the parent of someone who is), you know that standardized tests are a fact of life for academics of all ages. Many students will have taken half-a-dozen or more admissions exams by the time they reach their high school commencements — and that’s not counting Regents Exams, AP’s, and other school, district, or state-wide assessment tests. Here at Noodle Pros [https://www.noodlepros.com/], we pride ourselves on having helped students and families through just ab