Tests & Exams

Cramming for the big exam? Here's what you need to know about preparing for tests and retaining information. Plus: How to succeed on the standardized test.

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Top 7 SAT Tips for Parents Straight from Educators

From the best time to take it to whether or not online prep classes are worthwhile, here's what educators and college counselors want parents to know about the SAT test.

Everything You Need to Know About the SATs

From the definition of a good SAT score to what to bring on test day, here's a primer for parents and teens on the standardized test.

4 Test Anxiety Tips to Teach Your Child

Does the thought of a big test make your child sick? These four test anxiety tips are guaranteed to boost the confidence of even the most nervous test taker.

The Common Core Is In Retreat

More states are dropping or revising these new student standards, as the opt-out movement gains steam.

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Statewide exams have become a burden for struggling schools and a huge source of anxiety for both kids and parents.