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.
Help Your Kid Be a Better Speller
Or should we say, a better S-P-E-L-L-E-R? 
Kids Who Eat a Healthy Breakfast Are Twice as Likely to Succeed in School
A new study provides the most convincing evidence yet that breakfast really is the most important meal of the day for kids.
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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Standing Up to Testing: The Scoop on Statewide Exams

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