Monthly Archives: September 2018















Are test scores important? You are more than your scores.
Chad McDermott / Shutterstock.com Standardized tests have become an essential part of the college application process, with most schools requiring scores from at least one test. Students who want a spot at the most competitive schools often take more than one test, even retaking tests multiple times throughout the year […]

Why Do Standardized Tests Matter?


The Importance of Failure
Leremy / Shutterstock.com Do you remember the first time you failed a test? Got a low grade on a paper? Struck out in tee ball? Let a goal sneak past you in soccer, hockey, or lacrosse? I don’t remember the specifics of all my failures (which is a huge blessing), […]

The Importance of Failure