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Club Z! Tries the “Freemium?”

By  D'anne Lawrence White.   RIVERVIEW, FL -- Club Z! Tutoring of Riverview, serving families in Riverview, Bloomingdale, Valrico and Boyette, is celebrating its grand opening with free SAT or ACT test preparation programs through Nov. 15. Club Z! Tutoring of Riverview offers in-home and online tutoring for all subjects, including SAT and ACT test preparation and study skills development. In addition, Club Z! Tutoring…
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The Newly Paperless SAT Raises Alarm About Digital

By Noah Knopf.  Harvard Political Review The two major college entrance exams in the United States are going digital. Since 2015, ACT Inc. has been offering a digital version of its exam that is now being taken by 8 percent of ACT test takers. The College Board, makers of the rival SAT exam, now alsooffers a computer option. But the move towards digital college entrance…
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Anti-Test Movement Slows to a Crawl

By Alyson Klein (Edweek). Just a few short years ago, there were real questions about whether Congress would ditch annual, standardized assessments as part of a makeover of the nation’s main K-12 education law. At the same time, parents were increasingly choosing to opt their children out of standardized tests. But the Every Student Succeeds Act ultimately kept the tests in place. And since then,…
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2018 TPAPT Conference – Details

Group: Here is an updated version of the 2018 Conference Guide.  It is a work in progress but the session titles and presenters are largely complete.  Things may be shuffled to accommodate presenter needs etc.  The agenda is also included below. I've included some details on accommodations as well as a map of the venue location.  Registration options are as follows: Regular Registration One Day Registration…
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Test Prep Business Articles

TPAPT Launches Tutocracy, a Web Based Platform for Test Prep & Tutoring Professionals

The Association of Test Prep, Admissions, and Tutoring Professionals is pleased to announce the launch of Tutocracy, a web-based educational platform built by tutors for tutors.  Not unlike our other services (Score It Now!, Gig-Finder, and our Private Label SAT/ACT Books), Tutocracy was made to be accessible, effective, and economical. Created to help the #smallbutmighty tutoring & admissions businesses around the country, Tutocracy includes scheduling,…
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