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Does test preparation really help in college admission?

Original post made on Oct 7, 2010

Tests are a big part of the college admission process. Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D is back with her question-and-answer series as she responds to an Alamo resident curious about the benefits of test prep. ==B Does test prep work and how much do test scores count in college admission? == Check out the most recent [Web Link Doing College post] to find the answer.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, October 4, 2010, 8:30 PM

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Posted by DanEliot
a resident of another community
on Oct 7, 2010 at 5:42 pm

Learn about the different scholarship programs and make sure you understand them well. By doing so, you improve your chances of being selected for the scholarship. Be prepared for the paperwork. There will be forms to fill out and essays to write.

This is how the organizations evaluate your application against those of other candidates. Some easy scholarships can be awarded simply on the basis of a short essay.

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