Tips to Get Ready for Test Day

Published on Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 by

The way you prepare for your upcoming test date can make all the difference. Here are a few essentials to keep in mind: Sleep is key for a higher ACT score. Many students feel like they are in pain by the time they get to the last test section. They are completely exhausted! This can happen to […]

What’s New on the LEAP 2025 Algebra I Test?

Published on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 by

To put together our new LEAP 2025 Algebra I Boot Camp, we dissected the state’s released practice test and assessment guides. Here’s a high-level overview of our findings. The Louisiana Department of Education has done a great job breaking down the test and its contents with its assessment guide, so much of what I provide […]

Arkansas ESSA School Index Scores and the New SQSS for High Schools

Published on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 by

In this article, you’ll find a brief description of the new School Quality and Student Success metric (SQSS) and the eleven components that go into calculating it. You’ll also learn about how important each component is for your overall SQSS score. We also discuss preliminary strategy considerations for maximizing SQSS. The Arkansas Department of Education […]