Episode #27: SAT vs. ACT with Dan Ascher

In this episode of Demystifying College Admissions, I’m interviewing Dan Ascher, M.Ed, the president of A+ Test Prep & Tutoring, who specializes in helping high school students improve their SAT or ACT scores.

TUNE IN BELOW:

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT IN THIS EPISODE:

  • How to discern whether individual or group test-prep is best suited for you
  • The optimal time to take the SAT/ACT.
  • The biggest advantage you can have when preparing for the reading comprehension portion of the SAT/ACT, regardless of how old you are.
  • How to decide which SAT Subject Tests you should take

NOTABLE QUOTES:

We get emotional very quickly when we work with our family.
If you do too much too early, you may get burned out a little.
You can read about things you like: read books about sports, the newspaper. You have to find things related to the interests that you have.
There are a lot of different paths to success and happiness in life.

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