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Boost by Kaplan Partners with The Myers–Briggs Company to Help Students Assess How Their Interests Can Translate to Increased College Readiness and Career Success

New York, NY (August 4, 2020) — Boost by Kaplan, an innovative online program designed to provide pre-college age students with an invaluable career exploration experience to accelerate college and career readiness, has partnered with world-renowned assessment organization The Myers-Briggs Company to provide students with personal insights to ...

13-Year-Old Guinness World Record Holder from Louisiana Wins First Kaplan Online Spelling Bee

New York, NY (August 3, 2020) — After six days, 18 hours, and 504 words delivered through 31 rounds of spelling, 13 year old Zaila Avant-garde, a 7th grader from Harvey, LA, beat out 88 of the best young spellers in the country to win the first ever Kaplan Online Spelling Bee, hosted over the weekend in association with Hexco ...

Kaplan Survey: Majority of Law Schools Predict Their Entering 2020 Class Sizes Will be the Same Size as Last Year, Despite the COVID-19 Crisis

New York, NY (July 28, 2020) — Despite COVID-19’s role as the ultimate disrupter across the entire U.S. education sector, a new Kaplan survey of law schools nationwide finds stability on the admissions landscape. More than half (52 percent) of admissions officers surveyed say they believe their entering class size for fall 2020 will be about ...

Boost by Kaplan Collaborates with Google to Give High School Graduates Insights into Working in Business and Technology

New York, NY (July 22, 2020) — Boost by Kaplan, an innovative online booster program designed to provide pre-college age students with an invaluable career exploration experience to accelerate college and career readiness, has collaborated with Google to provide insights about what it’s like in the real world of work, the importance of high ...

Kaplan Survey: Law School Graduates Divided on Pass/Fail Grading Amid COVID-19, But Majority Oppose it Becoming the New Normal

New York, NY (June 17, 2020) — There’s a hung jury among newly minted law school graduates in the case of their alma maters’ swift shift to pass/fail grading amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new Kaplan survey. Of the nearly 200 graduates polled, 48 percent support the change; and 41 percent oppose it, with the rest unsure of what to ...

The Bee Must Go On: Kaplan and Hexco Team Up to Hold Live, Online National Spelling Bee During Week of July 26

Note to editors: Kaplan is a subsidiary of The Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) Press Contact: Russell Schaffer, russell.schaffer@kaplan.com, 917.822.8190 Twitter: @KapTestNews New York, NY (June 16, 2020) — Kaplan Inc., a premier provider of educational programs and services, has teamed up with Hexco, Inc., DBA Hexco Academic, to co-host a ...

Kaplan Launches Boost, a Unique Online Booster Program Designed to Help Pre-College Students Focus their Future Paths

New York, NY (May 12, 2020)—Kaplan, a leading global educational services provider, today launched Boost YearTM, an innovative online pre-college booster program to accelerate college and career readiness. Designed for pre-college students, Boost offers a focused and thoughtful approach for those who want to maximize their college and career ...

Available for Interview: Kaplan Test Prep Expert on June SAT® Cancellation

New York, NY (April 15, 2020) - The following statement comes from Dennis Yim, director of academics, regarding the cancellation of the June SAT administration announced Wednesday afternoon.

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COVID-19 Puts College Students Aspiring to Attend Graduate, Business, Law, and Medical School in Uncharted Territory; Kaplan Provides the Must-Knows About Admissions Changes

New York, NY (April 13, 2020) - The COVID-19 pandemic is having immediate effects on prospective graduate school, business school, law school, and medical schools students, particularly when it comes to the admissions exams they need to take. Many testing sites have been closed and test administrations cancelled due to health and safety ...

Kaplan Test Prep Comments on New At-Home LSAT® Scheduled For Second Half of May

New York, NY (April 8, 2020) - The following statement about the Law School Admission Council’s announcement to offer an online, remotely proctored version of the LSAT called the LSAT-Flex in May so that test takers can safely sit for the exam at home during the COVID-19 pandemic comes from Jeff Thomas, executive director of admissions ...