College Board releases annual state SAT score results

Today, the College Board, which administers the SAT, released state reports. For Delaware, the report covers two distinct student populations: public school students who as juniors took the Universal SAT administered during the school day in April and those for the Class of 2012. According to the Delaware Department of Education:

Universal SAT Report
“In April 2011 and 2012, the state funded a school-day administration of the college readiness exam to every public school 11th grader in the state. The state is funding the program with part of its federal Race to the Top grant. This is the second year …

One-on-one SAT/ACT test prep specialist needed at Back to Basics’ Wilmington, Delaware Education Center

One-on-one SAT/ACT prep specialist needed at the High School level. Minimum of bachelor’s degree and 2 years teaching experience exclusive of student teaching, practicum and substituting required. Previous SAT/ACT prep experience required.

Application

CLICK HERE to review our employment application and instructions. If you are called for an interview to become a tutor for Back to Learning Dynamics, you must bring COPIES of all the following items, as we will not be making copies here:

•             3 names and phone numbers for professional references

•             Copy of Criminal Background check

•             Praxis score (if you took the test)

•             …

Immediate job opportunity for ACT/SAT test prep specialist at Back to Basics Learning Dynamics in Wilmington, Delaware

SAT/ACT prep specialist needed at the High School level. Minimum of bachelor’s degree and 2 years teaching experience exclusive of student teaching, practicum and substituting required. Previous SAT/ACT prep experience required.

Application

CLICK HERE to review our employment application and instructions. If you are called for an interview to become a tutor for Back to Learning Dynamics, you must bring COPIES of all the following items, as we will not be making copies here:

•             3 names and phone numbers for professional references

•             Copy of Criminal Background check

•             Praxis score (if you took the test)

•             Score …

How to ace the SAT essay!

It’s prime test-taking season for kids hoping to go to college next year. And while it may seem scary, the essay is one of the easiest areas to ace. As a parent, you can help by giving your child some guidance. Here are some tips to review with your child to make the essay an asset to his/her overall score:

Become intimately acquainted with the persuasive essay– Although the SAT directions do not specifically state the type of essay to write, the persuasive format is the one to follow. You are convincing your reader that your point of view …

It’s time to register for K-12 summer school and classes at Back to Basics Learning Dynamics in Wilmington, Delaware!

Did you know that Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is in full operation during the summer months? Summer is an ideal time to build confidence and maintain or strengthen basic skills, or get a head start for the next school year!

Students may take a course, one-on-one, at Back to Basics for state-approved credit during the summer in place of going to summer school (1st-12th), build critical math skills, or prep for the SAT. Or, students can use this time to reinforce language arts or math skills, or prepare for High School Entrance Exams or PSAT/SAT tests in a one-on-one …