How Your Child Can Develop Great Study & Organizational Habits

It's a new year, which means we are all trying to develop habits that we can sustain for the next 12 months.  This is often easier said than done, especially when it comes to helping our kids develop habits to help them succeed in school. 
 
Click here to learn how you and your kids can keep New Year's resolutions regarding studying and organization. 
 
  
What's a Good ACT Score & How to Achieve It:
Set & Reach Your Goals

A common question we get from students and parents is what is a good score on the ACT. Here in the DC area, average ACT scores are a lot higher than the national average, which is around 21. How do you know what a good score is for your child? Read on to find out. 
 
Why Calling Your Child Smart
is Actually Dumb: 
5 Ways to Praise Your Child 

Saying "you're smart" seems like a harmless, and rather, supportive phrase to say, right?  But in fact, focusing on innate intelligence when praising your kids is actually a disservice. Read on to learn how to better praise your child. 
 
 


 
Full-length practice tests serve as a diagnostic before starting to study for the SAT or ACT and are also the best practice for the actual exam. All exams are free and open to the public and a full score report will be available free of charge after the exam is graded.  
  
Saturday, February 13th, 2016
ACT Practice Test 
9:00am-1:00pm - Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA
 
Saturday, February 20th, 2016:
ACT & New SAT Practice Test 
9:00am-1:00pm - Best Western Fairfax - Fairfax, VA
 
Register here for a practice test in February and future months. 
 
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