Tag - Science

Test Tumult

Every year, juniors across the country take either the ACT or SAT test to prepare for college entrance. But which would should you take? There are differences between the two, so it is important what to expect in each. Here is a breakdown of the two tests:ACTThere is a science section to the...

Saving Scores

When students take the ACT, they have the option to send their scores to up to four colleges where they are looking at applying. This is a free option during registration for the ACT, however, you might want to hold off on sending those scores right away. Here's why:Each time a student takes the...

ACT Anticipation

The ACT is coming up within the next 24-48 hours. Your child has studied hard (or maybe not at all). It's the point of no return. What can you, as a parent, do to help them make the most of the last few days before the ACT test? Here are a few ideas:Stay Positive. Just...

Snow Day Solutions

Winter is officially here in the St. Charles area, and with it comes the threat of Snow Days. But never fear: we at Learning Ascent have you covered. Here are activities you can do with your kids that will make the coldest Snow Day into warm memories (and they're all educational too!)Paper Plane Targets         You...

Meet Your Tutors: Zach

Here at Learning Ascent, we have tutors for every subject. As we continue our series, "Meet your Tutors," we wanted to highlight one of our favorite math tutors here, Zach!Zach, our math extraordinaire! We asked Zach to tell us a little more about himself. This is what he said:1. What area of study do you...

Meet Your Tutors: Bruce

There are so many amazing tutors here at Learning Ascent. Each of them specialize in a wide variety of subjects, but they all have one thing in common: they love working here!Bruce is one of the most dedicated and popular tutors here. Often he is one of the first faces you see and first...