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Which SAT test date should I choose?

Well let’s say that you are doing a total of about 24 hours of tutoring. You’re working with a tutor 3 hours per week so you will need 8 weeks of prep. But there are holidays and people get sick, so let’s plan for 2.5 to 3 months of prep to be safe. If you…

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Anything to get the ‘A’?

In light of the recent cheating scandal at Stuyvesant H.S., many schools are starting to discuss and perhaps re-evaluate the emphasis placed on testing in schools and the pressure many teenagers feel to get an A, at any cost. We at Ivy League Tutors Network understand those pressures all to well. As alumni of Stuyvesant H.S.…

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PSAT 2012

ALL ABOUT THE PSAT Q: When is the PSAT exam for 11th graders? The PSAT will be given during school hours, at the student’s school, on either October 17th or October 20th. Students do not need to register for it. Make sure to get a good night’s sleep before the test and to eat a good…

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