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The SAT & ACT: What The Tests Are, Why They Matter, and What You Can Do About Them

October 13, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Parenting a teen through the college admissions process isn’t easy. Every aspect of the application process carries more weight than ever before and, even worse, seems very different from the way things used to be. The SAT and ACT are no exception; with constant public and secret revisions, the tests differ dramatically from the ones we took thirty–or even just three–years ago. How can you keep up with what the tests are, why they matter, and what you as a parent or guardian can and should do about them?
Ask an expert.

Get all the answers from a 25+ year veteran in education…for free! Join Mike Bergin for a full review of the state of the SAT & ACT, their importance in the admissions process, and how the situation is evolving right now. We will definitely cover planning and timelines, and you will definitely be able to ask questions on the critical issues:

  • What the SAT and ACT are, why they matter, and what you should do about them
  • How to determine which test is better for a specific student
  • When is the best time for a teen to begin preparing and actually take the tests
  • How evolving college admissions policies will affect your high schooler
  • What test optional really means and who it helps

Can’t make this date? We’re also offering the online SAT & ACT Parent Q&A seminar on the following dates over the next few months:

— Wednesday, November 10, 6:30-7:30pm

Attendance is free, but advance registration is required. Register through our Student Information Form (LINK) and specify the Online SAT/ACT Q&A for Parents and the date you prefer. We will reply to registrants by email with the invitation to this Zoom seminar.
ABOUT YOUR PRESENTER: A nationally recognized leader in test prep, Mike Bergin founded Chariot Learning in Rochester, NY in 2009 to deliver on the promise of what truly transformative, individualized education can and should be. After over 25 years of intensive experience in every aspect of standardized test preparation, he knows what works in test prep and what doesn’t. Mike is also the co-host of Tests and the Rest, the college admissions industry podcast, founder of the Upstate NY College Conversations Facebook group, and President of the National Test Prep Association. Lastly, Mike is the co-author of the Amazon bestseller Crash and Learn: Lessons in Business.


October 13, 2021
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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