Tag: SAT test

10 Brain Enhancing Foods to eat before you take the ACT or SAT

August 3rd, 2017 / alisteducation / Uncategorized, / Comments Off on 10 Brain Enhancing Foods to eat before you take the ACT or SAT

Test day, the room is silent save for the sound of intense scribbling and sighing of your peers. You’re doing well, nearly finished with the science section – it’s a total breeze – suddenly, your stomach decides to pierce the silence with a booming gurgle. Everyone stops and looks at you…sounds like a beef jerky … Continue reading “10 Brain Enhancing Foods to eat before you take the ACT or SAT”

SAT Grammar: Lessons by Song

August 1st, 2017 / alisteducation / Uncategorized, / Comments Off on SAT Grammar: Lessons by Song

SAT grammar is a great section to study because although there are a ton of grammar rules out there, not all of them are tested. It can be really helpful to know what the SAT tests and what it doesn’t, so let’s take a look at a few songs that break SAT grammar rules and … Continue reading “SAT Grammar: Lessons by Song”

Case Study: Behind the Incredible Success of A-List’s 1199SEIU SAT Program

February 19th, 2015 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Case Study: Behind the Incredible Success of A-List’s 1199SEIU SAT Program

We ran a 30-hour course in the spring from March 1st to the June SAT (2014). The course included 3 practice tests for a total of 43 hours. We then reconvened in the fall for a 12-hour course, which included 4 practice tests (1 ACT and 3 SAT) for a total of 30 hours. We … Continue reading “Case Study: Behind the Incredible Success of A-List’s 1199SEIU SAT Program”

SquashBusters Students with Their NEW SAT Books of Knowledge!

July 22nd, 2014 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on SquashBusters Students with Their NEW SAT Books of Knowledge!

Ever since SquashBusters representatives attended an A-List SAT/ACT professional development seminar, our friends at the Massachusetts-based youth enrichment program, have supplied their students with A-List’s SAT/ACT materials. We’re so pleased to share this picture of a few of SquashBusters’ students with their new SAT Books of Knowledge getting ready to embark on the (oh-so-fun) SAT test preparation … Continue reading “SquashBusters Students with Their NEW SAT Books of Knowledge!”

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”

SAT Tutoring: A Satisfied Customer

November 4th, 2009 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on SAT Tutoring: A Satisfied Customer

At A-List, we take pride in the good relationships that we develop with our clients. While our objective is to raise test scores, we also aim to create an overall positive learning experience. A-List would like to thank  Jill Holland for her kind words about one of our wonderful tutors, Gary Surman. We’d like to share … Continue reading “SAT Tutoring: A Satisfied Customer”