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Loving Grammar – Mr. Lund’s Guide To Professional Clamdigging

May 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Clamdigging, classical, College studies, English, English Grammar review, Grammar, High School, high school grammar, homeschool grammar, homeschool instruction, Homeschool Resources, Homeschool Textbooks, HomeschoolNewsLink.com, jazz, Loving Grammar, M.Ed., Michael Leppert, oxymoron, pianist, punctuate, punctuation, Review by Michael Leppert, SAT, SAT prep, Steve Lund, www.homeschoolalmanac.com, www.homeschoolmagazine.com, www.homeschoolnewslink.com, www.inspirededucationmagazine.com, www.lovinggrammar.com, www.thehomeschoolreview.com

http://lovinggrammar.com/homeschool/ Textbook by Steve Lund, M.Ed. Review by Michael Leppert At first glance, the title of this website seems like an oxymoron – who can possibly be “loving grammar”? But, those of us who enjoy knowing how to punctuate properly and make our subjects and verbs match in number, it is one of the most […]



ACT vs SAT?

Jun 30th, 2016 | By | Category: ACT, ACT vs SAT, Blog, College, college admission, College Board, college preparation, college testing, SAT, SAT prep

I recently heard a talk by a consultant to college students about some of the advantages of each of the big college entrance tests – the ACT and the SAT. The presenter stated a wide variety of facts about the two exams, but one thing that jumped out at me, that I want to share […]



Rewritten SAT due next year

Jan 21st, 2015 | By | Category: college preparation, college testing, SAT, SAT prep, Uncategorized

The SAT has been rewritten for 2016, generating controversy among educators and test anxiety among students. The rewrite is meant to align the test more closely with what is actually taught in high school and with real-world situations, but not everyone thinks the new questions fit those criteria. The 2016 SAT will align with the […]



COLLEGE BOARD AP EXAM INFORMATION FOR HOMESCHOOLERS

Sep 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Admissions, Advanced Placement Exams, AP Exams, CLEP, College, college admission, College Board, college credit, College Debt, college for homeschoolers, college preparation, college testing, Dual credit, High School Homeschool, SAT, SAT prep, Student Loans, Transcripts, University

http://professionals.collegeboard.com/testing/ap/scores/prepare/homeschool Because parents and students cannot order exams directly, the AP Program encourages schools to assist homeschooled students and students whose schools do not offer AP courses and exams. Schools that agree to administer exams to these students should note the following: • Locating a school: Once a parent or student locates a school willing […]



New SAT Coming Soon

Sep 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Admissions, College, college admission, College Board, college for homeschoolers, college testing, Homeschool college, SAT, SAT prep

by Jean Burk, www.collegeprepgenius.com There have been a lot of rumors flying around since David Coleman, president of the College Board, announced earlier this year plans to change the SAT. This change comes less than 10 years after the previous revamp of the iconic test. In his email concerning the upcoming revisions Coleman stated that […]