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ACT/SAT Test Prep Tip: Keep an Active Pencil

March 28th, 2017 / admin@alist.com / Uncategorized, / Comments Off on ACT/SAT Test Prep Tip: Keep an Active Pencil

Check out our latest ACT/SAT test prep tip from A-List senior tutor, Dory Schultz: keep an active pencil!

ACT/SAT Tip of the Week: It’s Not a Race!

March 21st, 2017 / admin@alist.com / Uncategorized, / Comments Off on ACT/SAT Tip of the Week: It’s Not a Race!

Check out Scott Farber’s test prep tip of the week below:

MASTERING SAT/ACT TEST-TAKING SKILLS (ADVICE FROM SENIOR TUTOR, RACHEL FLYNN!)

March 8th, 2017 / admin@alist.com / Uncategorized, / Comments Off on MASTERING SAT/ACT TEST-TAKING SKILLS (ADVICE FROM SENIOR TUTOR, RACHEL FLYNN!)

When I was 16, I got my first real, not-after-school, not-employed-by-my-parents, timecard-based job. I was inputting data and complicated tables into spreadsheets for a massive arts organization. It was awful: tedious and painfully boring. And, I had to wear business attire, arguably the worst of all attires. The work was DIFFICULT for me. It required … Continue reading “MASTERING SAT/ACT TEST-TAKING SKILLS (ADVICE FROM SENIOR TUTOR, RACHEL FLYNN!)”

Important Things to Do as You Prepare for Upcoming SAT/ACT Test Dates

November 1st, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Important Things to Do as You Prepare for Upcoming SAT/ACT Test Dates

(This blog post was written by A-List tutor and SAT/ACT expert, Andrew Golledge.) So you’ve settled in with your tutor and covered much of the basic content from the Book of Knowledge. Great! Here are some good habits to prioritize as you transition into the next phase of your preparation for those December and January … Continue reading “Important Things to Do as You Prepare for Upcoming SAT/ACT Test Dates”

MENA Teacher Summit being held in October: Professional Development Conference for MENA’s American Curriculum Teachers & Administrators 

October 6th, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on MENA Teacher Summit being held in October: Professional Development Conference for MENA’s American Curriculum Teachers & Administrators 

Check out the official press release from our team in the Middle East DUBAI, UAE, September 27, 2016 – On Friday, October 7, and Saturday, October 8, MENA region American curriculum teachers and school leadership teams will convene at the Universal American School in Dubai. This regional event is a platform for teachers to engage … Continue reading “MENA Teacher Summit being held in October: Professional Development Conference for MENA’s American Curriculum Teachers & Administrators “

Early Decision: What is it and is it Right for Me?

October 3rd, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Early Decision: What is it and is it Right for Me?

This blog post was written by A-List College Advisor, Callan Suozzi-Rearic. Fall is here and college admissions season is in full swing! This means only one thing in October: everyone is talking about early decision, or “ED”. But the big question is: what is early decision, and why should you consider it? So, first thing’s … Continue reading “Early Decision: What is it and is it Right for Me?”

Taking the PSAT…Seriously

October 3rd, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Taking the PSAT…Seriously

This blog post written by A-List Senior Tutor, Gary Surman. Once again, we find ourselves at the beginning of a new school year that promises new learning, new opportunity, and new challenges! This is particularly true for those of you beginning your junior year in high school, a year full of difficult school courses and … Continue reading “Taking the PSAT…Seriously”

A-List is Proud to be Part of the A.G.R.E.E. Initiative with UN Women & The Rotary Club of NY

September 23rd, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on A-List is Proud to be Part of the A.G.R.E.E. Initiative with UN Women & The Rotary Club of NY

A-List is proud to have teamed up with The Rotary Club of New York and UN Women for the Adolescent Girls Renew Educate Empower (A.G.R.E.E.) initiative. The remarkable program will increase empowerment and education for adolescent girls and young women in Sierra Leone and other developing countries, in the context of poverty eradication and the achievement of … Continue reading “A-List is Proud to be Part of the A.G.R.E.E. Initiative with UN Women & The Rotary Club of NY”

Upcoming Conference: MENA Teacher Summit

September 20th, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Upcoming Conference: MENA Teacher Summit

A-List is thrilled to have the opportunity to participate in the MENA Teacher Summit. An initiative of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Connected Community in the GCC, the Teacher Summit seeks to improve teaching and learning and connect education professionals throughout the MENA region to the resources provided by ASCD.  The event is an … Continue reading “Upcoming Conference: MENA Teacher Summit”

A-List is Now an Approved Service Provider for the NYC DOE’s College Access for All Initiative!

September 13th, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on A-List is Now an Approved Service Provider for the NYC DOE’s College Access for All Initiative!

We could not be more thrilled that A-List has been selected as an approved service provider for the NYC Department of Education’s  College Access for All Initiative (CA4ALL). College Access for All is a component of New York City’s Equity and Excellence Initiative. The project is expected to develop the capacity of all NYC high … Continue reading “A-List is Now an Approved Service Provider for the NYC DOE’s College Access for All Initiative!”