College board officials announced this week that an update to the SAT test is needed to make the exam more representative of what high school students study in class. The changes don’t go into effect until 2016, which means this year’s ninth graders will be the first to take it in their junior year. It’s a tough test that creates anxiety, and one that requires practice and sometimes even a tutor.
Oftentimes, parents are more excited when fall rolls around and school reopens than children, but going back to school also means going back to helping with homework.
A well-known tutoring center has suddenly shut down, possibly leaving Minnesota parents out thousands of dollars.