‘Perfect’ Restart

Published on Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 by

MasteryPrep Instructor Andrea Broussard Restarts Career into Education; Helps Student Achieve Perfect ACT Score Andrea Broussard was in disbelief. She could restart the computer all she wanted, but her student’s perfect score on the ACT was not going to change. “I will never forget that day and that feeling for my student. It was the […]

“Learn the Plays; Win the Game”

Published on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 by

Texas High School Administrator Implements MasteryPrep’s “The College Playbook” to Guide Students Through the College Admissions Process High school football is big in Longview, Texas. That is why Carla Williams uses football lingo to aptly name her college admissions and standardized test prep sessions offered by the Longview Independent School District. “Football is a big […]

5 Tips for Increasing Test Scores School-Wide

Published on Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 by

Forrest County School District posted the largest ACT growth in Mississippi, leaping from an average composite score of 15.9 to 18.2 (2.3-point increase). It was the second year in a row that a MasteryPrep partner school posted the highest ACT growth in Mississippi. Forrest County has partnered with MasteryPrep since 2016. North Forrest High School […]

“Opportunity Knocks” – Former MasteryPrep Student, Turned Instructor Opening Doors to College for High School Students

Published on Monday, June 14th, 2021 by

MasteryPrep Instructor Profile: Savanah Shows “Because of you, I now have a bright future.” –MasteryPrep Instructor/Facilitator Savanah Shows will never forget that e-mail she received from one of her students after he completed an SAT Mastery Course that Shows taught virtually for Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Before the seven-week course, the student had e-mailed Shows […]

MasteryPrep Honored Among 2021 Louisiana Growth Leaders for Second Consecutive Year

Published on Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 by

Press Release In 2020, Baton Rouge-based standardized test company served close to 400,000 students in 27 states, investing in virtual instruction during COVID-19 pandemic. (BATON ROUGE, La.) – MasteryPrep is among 10 Louisiana small businesses named as 2021 Louisiana Growth Leaders by Louisiana Economic Development, recognizing businesses for economic development, success, growth, and community involvement. […]

SAT Writing and Language Tips: No Solo Comma

Published on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 by

Blog Chalk Talk #84 Do your students struggle with commas? If so, they aren’t alone. Commas are inarguably one of the most confusing grammatical concepts for students (and even professionals). Why is that? Well, it’s probably because commas have many rules and, of course, exceptions to the rules. Commas are little marks that don’t make […]

ACT Score Gains Through Above and Beyond Instruction

Published on Wednesday, April 21st, 2021 by

Blog Chalk Talk #83 Ready to see ACT score gains? Every day, our MasteryPrep-trained instructors go above and beyond to help underserved, underperforming students achieve exemplary ACT score gains. Though the pandemic has taken a toll on our education system and hindered student success, our instructors have continued to work hard to help students reach […]

Results Highlights: Ferriday High School Sees Remarkable ACT Score Gains!

Published on Monday, March 22nd, 2021 by

Blog Chalk Talk #82 Fabienne Bennet, a high school AP English Language and Composition Teacher, is on a mission to change the lives of her students at Ferriday High School. Like us, Fabienne believes that all students deserve the chance to graduate high school with a college-ready ACT score no matter their economic background. Students […]

Two Big Changes to the SAT  

Published on Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 by

Blog Chalk Talk #81 “The times they are a-changin’,” and so is the SAT. Earlier this year, the College Board announced two big changes to the SAT. Because of the coronavirus, colleges everywhere are changing admissions requirements, specifically those regarding standardized testing. So, of course, the College Board is trying their best to follow suit. […]

TSIA2 Webinar Archive

Published on Tuesday, January 5th, 2021 by

TSIA2 Webinar Archive The TSIA2 Webinar Archive is your place to easily watch, re-watch, and share every TSIA2 webinar session! #1: What’s New on the TSIA2? #2: What Do You Do with Infinite Time on the TSIA and TSIA2? #3: Fight the Algorithm-How to Adapt to a TSIA2 Test That Adapts to You #4: The […]