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The latest tips, tricks, and education to help you get into your top college.

Here’s How Your Competition Can Beat You in College Admissions…Part I

How to Avoid the Stressful Ordeal of Applying to Colleges

Getting started: Crafting Your College Essay

College Admissions Trends: The Past as Prologue – Part I

PSAT: The Good, The Very Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Score Academy Student and Tennis Phenom Signs with Stanford

AICE vs AP & IB: The California Conundrum (and New York’s, too)

How to Effectively Complete the Activities Section of College Applications

Apply for the Bright Futures Scholarship

Forget Catching the Worm: The Early Bird is More Likely to Get Admitted

Present a Consistent Picture of Yourself in Your College Applications - Score At The Top

Here’s Your Magic Formula for the Perfect College Application Essay - Score At The Top

Clearing Up Confusion About the College Application Personal Statement - Score At The Top

How Critical is “Demonstrated Interest” for College Admissions? - Score At The Top

Do I Have to Take a Subject Test? - Score At The Top

Should I Take a Subject Test?

Should I Take the SAT or ACT Essay?

Colleges That Superscore the ACT - Score At The Top

Wacky Scores on the June 2018 SAT - Score At The Top

Guidance On Picking The Best Colleges - Score At The Top - South Florida

It’s Summer Time: Are Your Children Losing their Learning?

Better Returns than Buffet's: The Bright Futures Scholarship - Score At The Top

Is There A Future Doctor in the House?

Get Directions On College Applications - Score At The Top - South Florida

Changes to the ACT 2018

Application Essays for Florida’s State Universities

Tips On College Financial Aid Letters - Score At The Top - South Florida

Death from College Cost Sticker Shock…and How to Avoid It: Part 2

Death from College Cost Sticker Shock…and How to Avoid It: Part 1

Academic Needs - Square Pegs (Students) - Score At The Top - South Florida

Tips To Choose Round Holes (Schools) - Score At The Top - South Florida

Insights On College Admission Process - Score At The Top - South Florida

Missed Oct PSAT? Know What To Do - Score At The Top - South Florida

CEO Judi Robinovitz Shares Her Story With VoyageMIA - Score At The Top

Information On Submitting Your SSAR - Score At The Top - South Florida

Benefits of Professional Test Prep - Score At The Top - South Florida

The Magic Formula for a Perfect College Application Essay - Score At The Top

What Matters to Admission Officers? - Score At The Top

Quick "Need to Knows" On Coalition App - Score At The Top - South Florida

5 Good Reasons to Prepare for the PSAT - Score At The Top

What’s Really Important About The College You Attend: Part II

What’s Really Important About The College You Attend: Part I

Colleges that Do NOT Superscore the SAT - Score At The Top

Know How Various Grades Are Different - Score At The Top - South Florida

WHAT? No Credits Toward College Graduation for Good AP Scores? - Score At The Top

Read About The ZeeMee Revolution - Score At The Top - South Florida

How To Get Into College, Part 3 of 3

SAT Subject Tests in August - Score At The Top

When does less than $6,000 equal nearly $150,000?

How To Get Into College, Part 2 of 3

How To Get Into College, Part 1 of 3

Score At The Top and Score Academy Renew Accreditation with AdvancED - Score At The Top

Summer-Time Guidance For Students - Score At The Top - South Florida

Overcoming Asperger’s - Score At The Top

A Middle School Decision that Casts a Long Shadow - Score At The Top

Spinning Gold - Score At The Top

Want to be Sure Summer is the Right Time to Start Test Prep?

SAT and ACT: What We Recommend for Sophomores - Score At The Top

Even Brighter Futures for Florida High School Scholars - Score At The Top

More Changes to the Common Application for 2017-18 - Score At The Top

Information On New Summer SAT Test - Score At The Top - South Florida

Musical Chairs and Admissions at Highly Selective Colleges - Score At The Top

What Works Well – and What Doesn’t – for Improving Learning and Test Scores - Score At The Top

How To Write An Uncommonly Good Common App Essay – Part-III

Read About The Win For Disabled Students - Score At The Top - South Florida

How To Write An Uncommonly Good Common App Essay – Part II

7 Study Tips for the AP Exams - Score At The Top

How To Write An Uncommonly Good Common App Essay – Part I

Tell Me You’re Kidding: ACT Tells Colleges WHAT? (Part II)

Tell Me You’re Kidding: ACT Tells Colleges WHAT? (Part I)

Being “Average” is Beginning to Look Good — and That’s a Very Bad Thing

Tips To Improve Your Admission Chances - Score At The Top - South Florida

Three Things To Do After Getting Your PSAT Score - Score At The Top

Deferred ≠ Dead - Score At The Top

What to do at Holiday Time - Score At The Top

3rd Grade State Testing: Do You Know About the Portfolio Option? - Score At The Top

EFS - What's that? - Score At The Top

Executive Function Skills - Part 2 - Score At The Top

7 Things to Remember When Submitting Your College Applications - Score At The Top

Why Learning Center-Based Tutoring Is Superior - Score At The Top - Florida

Aim For These Top 270 Universities - Score At The Top - South Florida

New glitches just discovered in Common App: PERSONAL ESSAY - Score At The Top

4 Ways to Manage Sports, School and College Apps With Your iPhone - Score At The Top

How to Establish a Testing Calendar in Light of the New SAT - Score At The Top

Colleges that Allow or Ask for an Uploaded Resume - Score At The Top

Back to School: Cyber Safety 101 - Score At The Top

Gain An Edge Over The Most Elite Colleges - Score At The Top - S. Florida

Application Essays: For Openers (Part I) - Score At The Top

Take A Break for Better Test Scores - Score At The Top

Outstanding College Counseling Services for Private School Students - Score At The Top

3 Hobbies to Help Reduce Your Anxiety About Going Away to School - Score At The Top

SAT & ACT Essay – Both Optional Beginning in March 2016

More News from the SAT Battlefront: SCORING - Score At The Top

Test Prep Provider For Saint Andrews - Score At The Top - South Florida

I Wish They All Could Be California…Cool Eco-Schools - Score At The Top

Examicide? Trouble in SATville and ACTville - Score At The Top

Help Your Teens Prepare for Milestone Events - Score At The Top

Will you be ready for the NEW SAT ESSAY? - Score At The Top

Four more chances to take the current SAT - Score At The Top

First Apartment? 3 Tips for a Seamless Move - Score At The Top

Are You Investing in SAT or ACT Tutoring? Get Real Results! - Score At The Top

The Skills You’ll Need for Redesigned SAT Essay - Score At The Top

Show Them You Care: Care Package Ideas for Your College-Bound Kid - Score At The Top

The Latest on the ACT - Score At The Top

A Half-Dozen Ways to Find Your Application Essay Voice - Score At The Top

Are you applying to UF, FSU, or UCF? - Score At The Top

5 Ways to Enhance Your Summer – and Your Future! - Score At The Top

The ACT Essay - Score At The Top

Junior Year PSAT/SAT/ACT Calendar for the Class of 2017 - Score At The Top

ACT Mutations? - Score At The Top

E-R-A Steps - Score At The Top - High School Courses Across South Florida

Are you ready for the changes to the ACT? - Score At The Top

Guest Blog: Athletic Recruitment at Elite Colleges - Score At The Top

7 Reasons for Med School Rejections - Score At The Top

4 Tools to Stay Safe During a College Tour - Score At The Top

Tips For Making a Strong Impression In SAT - Score At The Top - Florida

How to get off the waitlist - Score At The Top

Steer Clear of the New SAT - Score At The Top

Latest News Regarding the Redesigned SAT - Score At The Top

FSU Released their Final Freshmen Decisions - Score At The Top

College Acceptance: California Edition - Score At The Top

Comparing SAT’s and ACT’s new Essay Formats - Score At The Top

College Letter Season: I’m Going, I’m Going…Gone - Score At The Top

SAT Vocabulary Questions Gone! Hooray! But…not so fast - Score At The Top

A Controversy that Never Goes Away: Testing - Score At The Top

Create a Study Room for Your Child's SAT Prep - Score At The Top

The Redesigned SAT & PSAT ― Some New Information: Part 2

The Redesigned SAT & PSAT ― Some New Information (a Two-Part Post) Part 1

Ranking Your Status, or, the Current Status of Class Rank - Score At The Top

SAT Score Are In: Break Glass, Pull Handle! - Score At The Top

I got those graduation requirements wrapped up. Am I done? Or… - Score At The Top

Hobbies That Can Help Calm Your Mind Before College - Score At The Top

AP, IB, and AICE Programs: A Brief Comparison (Part 4) - Score At The Top

AP, IB, and AICE Programs: A Brief Comparison (Part 3) - Score At The Top

AP, IB, and AICE Programs: A Brief Comparison (Part 2) - Score At The Top

AP, IB, and AICE Programs: A Brief Comparison - Score At The Top

eLearning: Study Apps for Busy Teens - Score At The Top

The Redesigned SAT: New Math ― Sunny Skies, or Ominous Clouds? - Score At The Top

Enhancing your curriculum: Dual Enrollment vs AP - Score At The Top

Read The Story Of A Teflon Kid's Parent - Score At The Top - South Florida

CSS Profile ― Financial Aid from 276 colleges - Score At The Top

No College Loans, Only College Grants! Read on…. - Score At The Top

Five Effective Ways to Leverage your PSAT Scores - Score At The Top

College Application Season: Keep Your Kid's Identity Safe - Score At The Top

Three Tips on Approaching the Florida EOCs - Score At The Top

Improve Chances For Admission In Top Colleges - Score At The Top - Florida

How to Research Private Schools for your Child - Score At The Top

Want Money? Check Out Florida’s Financial Aid Programs! - Score At The Top

SAT/ACT Prep = $$ in the bank! - Score At The Top

Clarifying Notice For UF & FSU Applicants - Score At The Top - Florida

Put the Fun in Fundraising: 4 Creative Event Ideas - Score At The Top

6 SAT Study Apps to Help you Succeed - Score At The Top

You clicked SUBMIT. NOW what? - Score At The Top

Applying to UF or FSU? Then you'll need to complete the SSAR - Score At The Top

Know How To Fund Your Collegiate Dreams - Score At The Top - South Florida

COMMON APP: Essays and More Essays - Score At The Top

Early Action (EA) Vs. Early Decision (ED) - Score At The Top - Florida

Common App Activities Page Support - Score At The Top - South Florida

How Do I Complete the Education Page of the Common App? - Score At The Top

How Should I Complete the Testing Page of the Common App? - Score At The Top

Top 5 Apps to Stay Connected With Your Child Studying Overseas - Score At The Top

3 Key Changes to the New PSAT - Score At The Top

ACT Reveals its Redesign Plan for 2015 - Score At The Top

The Redesigned PSAT/NMSQT - Score At The Top

Score At The Top: More Than Children’s Play - Score At The Top

When your GPA doesn't equal your GPA - Score At The Top

How to Decide Which Major is Right For You - Score At The Top

The SAT Redesign (first test in March, 2016) - Score At The Top

Courses for Credit – A Brilliant Summer Opportunity - Score At The Top

How to Turn an Internship Into a Job Offer - Score At The Top

FLVS Courses Free for Everyone…Except McKay Parents - Score At The Top

And You Thought It Was Safe to Apply… - Score At The Top

Bring Your Horse to College - Score At The Top

Read On Suncoast High School Students' Success - Score At The Top - Florida

Bright Futures Gets Tougher - Score At The Top

The Fresh Air Fix For College Student Stress - Score At The Top

Visit & Compare College Campuses - Score At The Top - South Florida

Summer Programs & College Admission

College Students-to-Be: Stay Safe While Applying for Scholarships - Score At The Top

The Conundrum of College Admissions - Score At The Top

SAT Subject Tests - Do you really need them? - Score At The Top

Video Games for a Well-Rounded College Experience - Score At The Top

Florida's replacement for the FCAT, are there alternatives - Score At The Top

Will the New SAT Essay Really be Optional? - Score At The Top

The New SAT (2016) vs the Current SAT - Score At The Top

3 Tips for Succeeding at Online Classes - Score At The Top

SAT REASONING TEST: Big Changes Coming! - Score At The Top

Quicksand and the SAT (or ACT) - Score At The Top

Strategies for Stress Management During Midterms - Score At The Top

10 Most Important Factors in College Admissions - Score At The Top

College Admissions Trends - We've got your number! - Score At The Top

When is the best time to take the SAT? - Score At The Top

Test Optional Colleges - Score At The Top

How to Avoid Distractions While Studying at Home - Score At The Top

The Secret to Studying - Score At The Top

Back-To-School Gift Ideas for Stressed College Students - Score At The Top

The Colleges are Coming to the Miami College Fair - Score At The Top

Games And Learning: How Fun Activities Can Boost SAT And ACT Test Scores - Score At The Top

Your Resume: Your Opportunity to Stand Out in College Admissions - Score At The Top

What You Think You Know About College Admissions May Actually Hurt You - Score At The Top

College Admissions: Getting Realistic - Score At The Top

Standing by on the SAT: The College Board’s Waitlist - Score At The Top

PSATs are Back, now what? - Score At The Top

Ho Ho Homework! - Score At The Top

What's Next for Juniors? - Score At The Top

How to Succeed in College: Time Management Tips - Score At The Top

Sweat Away the Stress: 4 Benefits of Exercise for College Students - Score At The Top

Your Own Test Prep Privileges!! - Score At The Top

Common Application Deadline Extensions - Score At The Top

The Common App Daily Updates - Score At The Top

Untangling the Business Degree Web - Score At The Top

Homeschool Students and the Common Application - Score At The Top

The PSAT: Things to Remember - Score At The Top

Top of the Class: Helpful College Apps for Returning Students - Score At The Top

Are your SAT or ACT scores a poor reflection of you? - Score At The Top

SAT for HS Juniors and Seniors: Apps and more - Score At The Top

Who Gets in & Why

Academic Success is Virtually Assured with One of These Top New Laptops - Score At The Top

Florida Schools Change their GPA Calculations for Admissions - Score At The Top

Effects Of UF’s Admissions Procedure - Score At The Top - South Florida

How to Prepare Your College Student for Credit - Score At The Top

You're a Rockstar: 5 Rewards for the College Student - Score At The Top

Don't Want to Study for That Big Test? Here's Help for Procrastinators - Score At The Top

Writing Effective Responses To Essay Questions - Score At The Top - Florida

5 Most Useful Gifts for Their First Year of College - Score At The Top

Math is Beauitiful! Math is Poetry - Score At The Top

Brain Food: 5 Best Foods to Eat Before a Test - Score At The Top

What Some Colleges Are Asking Members of their 2013 Freshman Class to Read - Score At The Top

Brainstorming Ideas for Your College Application Essay - Score At The Top

Helpful High School Final Exam Tips - Score At The Top - South Florida

The Common Application for 2013-2014 - Score At The Top

The Latest Common App Essay Prompts (2013-14) - Score At The Top

Gold in Them Thar Hills: The Independent Educational Consultant - Score At The Top

More Common Application Questions, 2013-14 - Score At The Top

ACT Testing Goes Virtual - Score At The Top

A Guide to Becoming a College Student: 15 Practical Parenting Tips - Score At The Top

Twitter's Top Ten for College Admission - Score At The Top

College Board News about a Change in AP Exam Score Reporting! - Score At The Top

The Secret Test (?) - Score At The Top

Do's & Don'ts Of A Recommendation Letter - Score At The Top - South Florida

How Parents Can Prepare Their Students for College - Score At The Top

Parent Teacher Complex: Help Your Teen Ace Tests - Score At The Top

Appeals On Admissions Decisions - Score At The Top - South Florida

You Don't Know Jack: Preparing For College and Beyond - Score At The Top

Changes to the Common App - Score At The Top

10 Good Reasons to Take a Gap Year - Score At The Top

One STINKIN’ Question! - Score At The Top

ZZZs Make for As: A Tutor Talks All-Nighters - Score At The Top

Test Anxiety, Be Gone! - Score At The Top

Delusions of the College Applicant - Score At The Top

Making Effective Connections during the College Application Process - Score At The Top

SAT Statistics - Score At The Top

Find out when you will get your SAT scores - Score At The Top

Benefits Of Demonstrated Interest - Score At The Top - South Florida

Additional information on ACT test registration requirements - Score At The Top

New security measures for the SAT & ACT

E-R-A Steps For Better College Application - Score At The Top - Florida

Seniors! Beware! Don’t let up now, because your future college is watching! - Score At The Top

Prestigious Universities Admission Stats - Score At The Top - South Florida

New Trends in College Admissions: Unexpected Gold? - Score At The Top

An Education Meltdown? - Score At The Top

Taking the SAT? A Tougher Test Day ID Protocol is on the Way! - Score At The Top

How to Enrich Your Summer and Improve Your Chances for College Admission - Score At The Top

Developing Reading Skills In Teens - Score At The Top - South Florida

What We’re All About as a Team of Educational Consultants - Score At The Top

ACT Trivia…That’s Not So Trivial - Score At The Top

Choosing a College: The “Hunt” Starts Earlier! - Score At The Top

Changes to Boston University admission requirements for 2013 - Score At The Top

The colleges are coming! The colleges are coming! - Score At The Top

What If You Receive a Deferral? - Score At The Top

How To Show Interest In Your College Of Choice - Score At The Top - Florida

A message from Jeanne Allen, President of The Center for Education Reform - Score At The Top

Financial Aid - What you need to know! - Score At The Top

University of Florida expands its capacity through Innovation Academy - Score At The Top

Math Requirements - Bright Futures Scholarship - Score At The Top - Florida

Applying Early? Know What You’re Getting Into! - Score At The Top

Why This School? How to respond to a common application essay question. - Score At The Top

Where to find your college applications: - Score At The Top

Florida Virtual School Goes Extracurricular! - Score At The Top

Writing Your College Application Essay: Do’s & Don’ts

The first F in “FAFSA” stands for “free!” - Score At The Top

Effective July 1, 2011: FAFSA Required for Florida Bright Futures! - Score At The Top

Möbius Strip & Admissions Crisis - Score At The Top - South Florida

All that Glitters: Avoiding the Surprise of Place in College Visits - Score At The Top

Are You a Soprano? A Tenor? Finding Your Voice for the College Essay - Score At The Top

Green Building, Green Outlook, Green Outreach - Score At The Top

College Application Season is Quickly Approaching: Things you should know! - Score At The Top

Top Colleges Host Information Sessions - Score At The Top - South Florida

THE BUSINESS OF COLLEGE ADMISSIONS - Score At The Top

Princeton & Harvard Reinstate Early Admission

Our recent webinars/presentations - Score At The Top

Lowering Your Anxiety Level when You Take the SAT or ACT - Score At The Top

When to start prepping for the SAT & ACT

Federal Student Aid Deadline - Score At The Top - South Florida

Need a scholarship, but not sure where to look? - Score At The Top

10 Tedx Talks that Teachers Should Watch - Score At The Top

The Teen Rules For Technology in Our Society - Score At The Top

National Merit Cutoff Score for the Class of 2008 - Score At The Top

South Florida community colleges face overload - Score At The Top

Broward School District Lays off 400 teachers - Score At The Top

The SAT Essay - Score At The Top

Looking for a strong financial aid package for college? - Score At The Top

Test Prep, to What End? - Score At The Top

Summertime is the perfect season for improving your SAT results. - Score At The Top

Competing Party Scool Rankings - Score At The Top

Interesting NYT article - Score At The Top

SATT Featured in the Sun Sentinel - Score At The Top

Acceptances for the class of 2009! - Score At The Top

SAT “Score Choice” - Score At The Top

The New SAT Score Policy: Tiny Loophole, Big Shock? - Score At The Top

Giving Choice and Taking It Away - Score At The Top

Interesting Articles - Score At The Top

Tough Times Strain Colleges, Rich and Poor - Score At The Top

The declining market and college admissions - Score At The Top

How important is the SAT? - Score At The Top

The Economic Value of Test Prep - Score At The Top

The SAT/ACT are here to stay! - Score At The Top

Facing Up to FaceBook - Score At The Top

About the Blog - Score At The Top

Blame it on the SAT! - Score At The Top

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