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Unpacking US University Rankings

July 8th, 2020

    Considering the variety within the higher education landscape, it is understandable that students turn to rankings as a way to prioritize their university research process and to make decisions about where to apply.  However, demystify these rankings can actually help students find the right school for them. Understanding the metrics used as well … Continue reading “Unpacking US University Rankings”

A-List’s Pedagogical Approach for Student Success

June 30th, 2020

At A-List, we take a holistic approach to ensure your child’s success on the SAT and ACT. We prioritise developing a creative and sustained critical reasoning skillset whilst also encouraging a growth mindset. In our introductory session, we carefully review and examine your child’s current processes to discover what learning styles they prefer, whether consciously … Continue reading “A-List’s Pedagogical Approach for Student Success”

What is A-List Education’s approach to SAT tutoring in London?

June 25th, 2020

At A-List Education, we continuously strive to offer high quality SAT tutoring in London to ensure that our students succeed from the programme. Our SAT test prep programmes are specifically designed to target the various challenges students may face when preparing for this particular intensive standardized test. Furthermore, our SAT tutoring in London programmes are … Continue reading “What is A-List Education’s approach to SAT tutoring in London?”

What is the role of mentorship in SAT tutoring in London?

June 18th, 2020

A student’s motivation to succeed is a critical part of the learning process. This is one of the reasons why we focus on mentorship in our one-on-one SAT tutoring in London services. Academics have found that student motivation influences their behaviour and attitude towards their goals in regards to university-admissions tests like the SAT. An … Continue reading “What is the role of mentorship in SAT tutoring in London?”

Important aspects to consider when deciding on SAT tutoring in London

June 11th, 2020

The application process to gain admission to a top-tier US university can be very stressful for many students. At A-List Education, we offer highly effective SAT tutoring in London. Our SAT tutoring in London options range from one-on-one instruction to week-long Bootcamps purposefully designed to improve students’ skills and allow them to raise their test … Continue reading “Important aspects to consider when deciding on SAT tutoring in London”

What is Test-Optional Admissions?

June 8th, 2020

The SAT and ACT have been integral to the US university admissions process for decades. However, as many of you know, COVID-19 has led to test date cancellations. In response, many US universities have decided to use test-optional polices for the 2020-21 admissions cycle. In many respects, this is an ethical response to ensure that students unfairly burdened by the … Continue reading “What is Test-Optional Admissions?”

Tips for Mastering Maths on the SAT/ACT

June 4th, 2020

When faced with an exam, it’s normal to feel nervous. That knot in your stomach as you contemplate sitting the SAT and ACT is a common feeling. In particular, the Maths section on both tests often causes consternation. The SAT/ACTs maths sections are tricky – that is not up for debate! In fact, the questions … Continue reading “Tips for Mastering Maths on the SAT/ACT”

Why is SAT tutoring in London a highly recommended technique to boost test scores?

June 4th, 2020

For anyone intending to pursue higher education at a US university, particularly a selective school, high test scores play an important role in the admissions process. A prospective US university student will need to take advantage of all available methods that help raise test scores. SAT tutoring in London, with a focus on one-on-one instruction, … Continue reading “Why is SAT tutoring in London a highly recommended technique to boost test scores?”

Inspiring Responses to COVID-19

May 29th, 2020

As we all grapple with the daily news about COVID-19, it can help to know how people throughout the world are responding to the pandemic with positive community action. Though the novel coronavirus has changed the way we live, it’s inspiring to read stories of those who rise to the occasion and support others. In … Continue reading “Inspiring Responses to COVID-19”

Adjusting to At Home Learning & Living

May 7th, 2020

  As we all rearrange our schedules and shift to working and studying from home, we need new resources and strategies to stay healthy and focused. Below, we offer you our best online resources and tips as  students finish school and prepare US university applications at home.    Online Resources: During this unprecedented time, universities, … Continue reading “Adjusting to At Home Learning & Living”