Despite living in an age of spell check and autocorrect, spelling is still taught in our public schools and private schools. This important skill is highlighted at the National Spelling Bee, held annually in May. Spelling Bees are usually associated with public schools, but do private schools also compete? Continue reading Do private schools compete in the National Spelling Bee?
In this SSAT prep series, we have already covered tips for preparing for the reading and verbal section, as well as the math and quantitative reasoning section. In today’s final blog of the prep series, we offer strategies to help you prepare for the SSAT writing sample. Continue reading SSAT Series Part 3: The SSAT Writing Sample
Once again, it’s time for you to work on your SSAT prep. While there’s no specific curriculum that prepares you for the SSAT, there are some things you can do to familiarize yourself with the content and generally work to prepare for the exam. Last time, we shared tips to help you in preparing for the SSAT’s reading and verbal section. In today’s blog, we offer some strategies to help you with your SSAT prep for the quantitative/math sections of the upper level exam. Doing well on this exam may help increase your chances of getting into one of the best boarding schools.
Continue reading SSAT Series Part 2: Quantitative/math SSAT prep
While there’s no specific curriculum that helps you prepare for the SSAT, an important part of many boarding schools’ admissions process, there are some things you can do to familiarize yourself with the content and generally work to prepare for the exam. In today’s blog, we offer some strategies to help you prepare for the reading and verbal sections of the SSAT. Continue reading SSAT Series Part 1: Prepare for the SSAT Reading & Verbal
Since most students are on winter break right now, this can be an opportune time to do some extra preparation for the upcoming SSAT on January 9, 2016, which is required by most boarding schools as part of the admissions process. We’ve written a three-part SSAT Study Series with tips on how to prepare for the exam, broken down by section: Continue reading SSAT Study Series