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Six Reasons a Test Prep Program Will Help Students Perform Better on the SAT and ACT

Some students are naturally strong test-takers, but for most, performing well takes preparation. Mastery of skills is critical but learning test-taking strategies is just as important. That’s definitely true when it comes to the tests your student will take before applying to colleges, the SAT, ACT, and Advanced Placement (AP) exams. Test prep programs are beneficial in so many ways and will help your student earn higher scores and improve their chances of acceptance at their dream college.

Here are six reasons why a Huntington test prep program will help your student increase their scores:

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Huntington's Innovative Digital SAT Test Prep Program Ahead of Spring 2024 Transition

Huntington Learning Center, the nation's leading tutoring and test prep provider, is stepping up with a cutting-edge digital SAT program designed to equip students for success in this new era of standardized testing as the College Board prepares to launch its fully digital SAT in March 2024.

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The Comeback of SAT/ACT Requirements: Understanding the Trend

Students, educators, and policymakers alike must engage in constructive dialogue to ensure that college admissions processes are fair, transparent, and equitable for all. Moreover, students should recognize the importance of taking the SAT and ACT exams, as they serve as valuable tools in assessing academic readiness and potential for success in college.

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How Many AP Courses Should Your Child Take?

Taking AP courses in high school helps students prepare for college-level academics and proves their dedication to admission officers. While taking AP courses in high school is great for lots of reasons, it’s also important that students are thoughtful about how many, and which ones, to take.

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Overcoming Testing Challenges: Strategies for Success

Whether it's struggling with a specific subject, keeping up with coursework, or managing time effectively, these obstacles can hinder academic progress and cause frustration. However, with the right strategies and support, students can overcome these challenges and unlock their true potential. In this blog post, we will discuss effective strategies for conquering testing challenges and achieving success.

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Is Multitasking Beneficial? Tips for Teens with Many Responsibilities

While multitasking feels to some like they are achieving more (faster), most research says that there are far more cons of multitasking than there are pros. Here are a few things to keep in mind and tips to help your busy, involved student achieve everything they want to in the time they have.

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