Top 7 Posts of 2016: The ‘Admission Possible’ Awards
December 30, 2016
2016 was a huge year full of highlights for college-bound high school students! We saw some big happenings in college admissions – with the first big test change to the SAT in 11 years, to figuring out how to look your best to admissions officers on social media, to prepping with Kaplan’s first ever FREE online PSAT Prep Live course. Such an exciting year of making college admission possible for students calls for an awards round-up of our most read posts of the year.
Here are some of our top highlights from 2016:
- SAT Scores Are In! Here’s How to Interpret Your Score Report
We were on the front lines of helping you interpret your score reports after scores came in for the first administration of the 2016 SAT redesign this March.
- Look Good on Social Media—and for College Admissions
We shared how to navigate the sometimes confusing world of social media and college admissions.
- Should You Guess on the PSAT, SAT, or ACT?
We took the guesswork out of your test prep strategy by explaining when—and how—to guess on the SAT, PSAT, and ACT.
- What to Expect on the PSAT
We provided you with the tools for how to prep for the fall administration of the PSAT.
- The ABCs of Standardized Testing: SAT, ACT, PSAT, AP, and More
We spelled out the ABCs of standardized testing.
- The Do’s and Don’ts of Writing a College Essay
We mapped the dos and don’ts on how to make your college essays more compelling.
- How to Make Your College Application More Competitive
We gave you the edge to make your college applications more competitive.
We’ll be continuing to keep you informed on everything you need to know for your college test prep, admissions, and future success in 2017.
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