The College Board’s Adversity Index

In May, the College Board announced that it would expand the use of a pilot program that provides an “adversity index” to students’ SAT scores.  The College Board has for several years been testing an “adversity index” designed to place...

Take a Break!

One of the effective strategies regarding study skills is time limitation.  If students are working on an assignment that will take them several hours, they should  break up the work into forty-five minutes segments, interspersing the work with short breaks (about...