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No matter what test you’re preparing for, the first step in any successful prep program is understanding the rules of the game. Or, as a wise man once said, “Know your enemy.”

Fortunately, we’ve been doing this for a while now, so we know a few things—almost 40 years’ worth of things, in fact. So if you have questions about the test, from scoring to accommodations to fundamental strategies, you can find the answers here. And if you don’t see the information you’re looking for, let us know at [email protected] and we’ll fill in the gap just as soon as we can.

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Admissions

Public Or Private? The Right Way To Choose An NYC High School

While the notion of private school may conjure up images of elite, ivy-covered buildings and polished students in uniforms, the truth is there’s a lot of variety among New York City area private schools. To help you decide on the best choice for your family, there are some generalities to consider when comparing private versus public schools.
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ACT

What COVID-19 Means For Your SAT/ACT Prep

Note: This advice is presented in mid-April 2019 and is subject to change as policies change. Check back for updated advice, and feel free to reach out to us for up-to-date guidance.

Since mid-March, when COVID-19 altered the patterns of

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LD/ADHD

College Students with LD/ADHD Share What They’ve Learned

This fall, thousands of young people with learning disabilities and ADHD (LD/ADHD) will begin their first year of college.

The challenges inherent in this transition — especially for those with unique learning profiles — are well-known and well-documented. Numerous studies

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