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Test Prep & Tutoring Professionals Announces – Training Anytime SAT/ACT Tutor Certification

Test Prep & Tutoring Professionals has Launched an SAT/ACT Tutor Certification Program through its "Training Anytime" Learning Management System Boston, MA, November 23, 2018 --()-- The quality of today's test prep tutor is generally related to past success on the SAT/ACT, familiarity with the test's academic content, and the ability to quickly identify and explain question-types and solution tactics The problem is that the ability…
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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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Tutoring and Admissions Conference – Survey Results

We're hosting our second annual conference for Tutors, Test Prep Businesses,  and Independent College Counselors July 26th & 27th in Boston/Lexington, MA.  Our conference focuses on training & development, specific marketing tactics, leadership development, and operational best practices. We strive to generate practical take-aways that one can implement in the weeks and months following the conference.   Our official agenda is normally created from collegial/member feedback/surveys.  See…
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