Tag: College Board

SAT Answers & Explanations: FREE Excerpt from “The Unofficial Guide to the Official SAT Study Guide”!

November 28th, 2012 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on SAT Answers & Explanations: FREE Excerpt from “The Unofficial Guide to the Official SAT Study Guide”!

In addition to offering an extensive suite of SAT and ACT books, A-List Education’s NEW Bookstore is now offering visitors the first chapter of its best-selling book The Unofficial Guide to the Official SAT Study Guide– FOR FREE! A-List’s Unofficial Guide is an essential SAT test prep book, and is a solutions manual and companion guide to the College Board’s Official … Continue reading “SAT Answers & Explanations: FREE Excerpt from “The Unofficial Guide to the Official SAT Study Guide”!”

The New SAT and What It Means for Your School

March 7th, 2014 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on The New SAT and What It Means for Your School

With Wednesday’s announcement of the forthcoming changes to the SAT, many schools might be confused about what this means for their students. We want to assure you that we at A-List are well prepared for the transition. Here are a few important points to keep in mind in the coming months: The changes to the … Continue reading “The New SAT and What It Means for Your School”

New SAT to Old SAT & New SAT to ACT Conversion Charts

May 10th, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on New SAT to Old SAT & New SAT to ACT Conversion Charts

The College Board has released an app that allows one to convert new SAT scores to old SAT scores and vice versa.  As of now, this data is only available on a one-to-one basis, but A-List SAT/ACT expert, Robert Hay, tabulated it into a spreadsheet. Our test experts are going to continue to look at this … Continue reading “New SAT to Old SAT & New SAT to ACT Conversion Charts”

College Board Releases More Details About the Redesigned SAT

April 16th, 2014 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on College Board Releases More Details About the Redesigned SAT

Today we learned a bit more about the upcoming changes to the SAT test. According to The College Board, the redesigned test  “will focus on the knowledge and skills that current research shows are most essential for college and career readiness and success,” and involves eight changes: Relevant Words in Context Command of Evidence Essay Analyzing … Continue reading “College Board Releases More Details About the Redesigned SAT”

College Board Releases Practice Questions for the NEW SAT

January 14th, 2015 / alisteducation / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on College Board Releases Practice Questions for the NEW SAT

A redesigned SAT exam is to be released in Spring 2016! A-List is staying on top of the impending changes to the SAT, so that we are fully aware and prepared to teach any updated content. The College Board, the organization that owns the SAT, has released practice test questions to help students prepare for this new version … Continue reading “College Board Releases Practice Questions for the NEW SAT”

Dual Success Story: Manhattan Hunter Science Tops CUNY Network with Highest SAT Scores

January 12th, 2015 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Dual Success Story: Manhattan Hunter Science Tops CUNY Network with Highest SAT Scores

We have exciting news to report! A-List partner school, Manhattan Hunter Science High School (MHSHS), officially has the highest SAT scores of any high school in the CUNY Network! For the last several years, A-List has had the privilege of providing SAT professional development to MHSHS staff – training teachers in SAT material to equip them with the … Continue reading “Dual Success Story: Manhattan Hunter Science Tops CUNY Network with Highest SAT Scores”