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  • admin 03:16 on 04/27/2013 Permalink
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    Prepare to be Amazed at What is Available for Students this Summer 

    (PRWEB) January 18, 2005

    Trends in the sector have an effect on their plan offerings. Just lately, there’s been a demand for shorter plans or applications that can be pieced with each other. Why? Children today have so significantly going on that summer time packages have to be planned close to summertime college, sports commitments, or household vacations. As an example of this trend, your child could encounter two weeks kickboxing in Thailand, coupled with yet another two weeks of soccer in Costa Rica. Second, we see that mothers and fathers want a bigger “bang for the buck.” Packages employed to be strictly delineated between language packages, local community service, and journey. Right now, you could choose a single program in which your youngster could do all 3. Furthermore, academic applications used to be geared a lot more for the academically mature child now dad and mom may demand far more of a broad-based mostly pre-school encounter involving SAT prep, university tours and a taste of university life.

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    Specialty Camps:

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    Even though a traditional camp is nevertheless the choice for a lot of households, specialty camps with unusual offerings are popping up all over the place. It is not uncommon to discover offerings at these camps which incorporate culinary arts, secret agent specialties, skateboarding, or robotics. Nonetheless, it may surprise you that your son or daughter (age 9 -16) could go to Rock Star Camp or Hollywood Stunt Camp. As a rock star camper, your little one could perform side-by-side with professional songwriters, producers and dancers in state-of-the-artwork studios and hone their expertise in hip hop, funk, Latin or break dancing. As a stunt camper, your child could learn thrilling large falls, hand-to-hand fight or how to choreograph his/her very own battle scene.

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    Higher College Courses for Credit:

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    Maybe you really feel that summertime is too long for your child to go without having formal academic studying. At some extremely trustworthy boarding colleges, your child can bone up on English or Math, although still possessing all of the entertaining of summer time through activities like mountain biking, horseback riding, technical rock climbing, or archery. These packages can be for credit score, depending upon the length of the program and how your child’s college accepts credit programs taken outdoors the school. These plans can be remedial or sophisticated.

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    Language packages:

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    Although learning a foreign language is not a new concept, combining it with other interests in obviously a new phenomenon. Numerous language programs incorporate a home remain, where a pupil is matched with a family in buy to reinforce the language of examine whilst enriching the student’s encounter by means of cultural exchange and local community service. Some students will forego the property keep encounter to target on another interest. Probably your little one needs to examine painting, photography or cooking whilst understanding Italian. Or, possibly your kid desires to examine architecture in Switzerland whilst understanding French. The possibilities are endless!

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    Travel Plans:

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    Whilst these applications utilized to be about going to busy tourist attractions, some have morphed into mini consider tanks, undertaking the study of international problems. One this kind of plan for next 12 months will get students and turn them into international awareness “action corps” groups. They may well review well being care and AIDS in Senegal, or local community growth in El Salvador, or biodiversity in Ecuador. Although in these countries, they would participate alongside nearby buddies and authorities ahead of returning to the U.S. to build and existing ideas for continuing action. This is not for the informal traveler!

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    College Campus Academic Research Applications:

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    Regardless of whether purely for enrichment or school credit score, academic programs are considerably in demand. They give higher college college students a taste of what it’s like to dwell on a university campus. In addition to academic examine, each program provides SAT Prep, university excursions, a selection of sports packages, visits to neighborhood sights as well as weekend excursions to nearby cities. The directors of these applications are always searching to give unusual course offerings. Course studies selection from Crime Scene Investigation (produced well-known by the actuality-based mostly CSI packages) to driver’s education. An additional system is giving a spring break plan in leadership, intelligence and nationwide security.

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    University Prep:

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    One more trend we are starting up to see is all-inclusive school prep workshops focusing on the school essay, getting ready for college interviews, such as individual sessions with advisors and university excursions. 1 plan even makes it possible for the higher college pupil to explore various majors and minors in the course of their keep, paying a full week on a main and small of their curiosity. These more centered applications are held on school campuses and are from 10 days to three weeks in length. They are developed to give higher school college students a comprehensive approach to the university application approach.

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    Internships:

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    Does your youngster have a specific curiosity in a job path? Do you want them to acquire encounter in that field? If so, this is the option for your youngster. In an internship program, your little one can operate side by side with experts in their area of interest – from Archaeology to Style Style, from Healthcare Research to Strategic Research. Interns perform in top firms in London like Sotheby’s, Barclays Financial institution and Bloomsbury Publishing (home of Harry Potter). Up to now, this sort of internship experience has been organized mostly in England, but now these types of internships are currently being provided in large U.S. cities, like New York City and Philadelphia, by reputable teen program directors. Following their every day “work,” the employees organizes evening activities and weekend excursions for the kids. They are housed on secure college campuses.

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    What ever variety of plan you and your youngster decide on, you want it to be a properly-run, well-supervised, enriching experience. With all of the choices available, it can be beneficial to speak to a camp advisor, or pay a visit to a camp honest. Content camping!

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  • admin 20:29 on 03/29/2013 Permalink
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    PowerScore GRE Experts Are Available to Explain Revisions to the Graduate Record Examination 

    Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) November 17, 2005

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    (PRWEB) November 17, 2005 — The Educational Testing Support (ETS) has made key revisions to the GRE Standard Test in an work to enhance the top quality of the GRE and to make the check more relevant to the type of work that graduate school at present demands. In October 2006 an altered, completely new version of the entrance examination for graduate school will be administered. The new revisions constitute a major modify in the length and query format of the exam.

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    In accordance to ETS, the GRE was redesigned by the GRE board to enhance check validity, improve protection measures, better evaluate students functionality skills, increase worldwide access to the check, and make greater use of advances in technology and psychometric design. Each of the GREs three sections-verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning and analytical writing-will have distinct types of concerns and a new format. This new check is made to emphasize complex reasoning capabilities, which are closely related with graduate work, and to more accurately gauge students achievement in graduate college. Samples of these queries are presently available on the ETS Net website.

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    The check presently will take two-and-a-half-hrs, but with the new modifications the examination will be above 4 hours extended. The GRE will still be offered via computer, but it will no longer use an adaptive format, exactly where the questions grow to be harder or less complicated according to the students person capacity. Thus, each student will get the identical exam with the identical questions. The exam will also be given only 29 occasions a yr around the world with various inquiries each time the check is administered.

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    PowerScore instructors and test professionals are offered to describe the upcoming alterations to the GRE format and question structure, and can help clarify the influence these adjustments will have on students preparing for the exam. David Killoran, CEO and Director of Program Growth, and Jon Denning, Instructor and Assistant Program Developer, can offer extensive explanations regarding question structure on the new exam. As PowerScore founder, David Killoran has more than 14 years expertise in the test planning business, and has overseen the planning of thousands of college students. To speak with or routine an interview with either David Killoran or Jon Denning, please phone 800-545-1750 or electronic mail lpilcher@powerscore.com.

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    Moreover, PowerScore Instructors can help college students applying for entry into the Graduate College of their selection. PowerScore has gathered a group of admissions expertsincluding former graduate college admissions board members, college instructors, and college students from top ten graduate schoolsto deal with admissions counseling and admissions essay demands. Weaknesses in applications may possibly incorporate a lower GPA or GRE score, inconsistent undergraduate efficiency, non-conventional undergraduate key, and time gaps in their perform history. Our counselors will produce a plan tailored to students needs in purchase to provide them with the best attainable application.

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    About PowerScore

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    PowerScore is one particular of the worlds quickest expanding check planning firms. Headquartered on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina, PowerScore delivers GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and SAT preparation courses in more than 75 spots in the U.S. and abroad. For more data, please check out http://www.powerscore.com.

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  • admin 02:34 on 03/28/2013 Permalink
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    Revised GRE Postponed Until Fall of 2007, PowerScore GRE Experts Available to Explain New Format 

    Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) March 13, 2006

    The Educational Testing Services (ETS) has produced key revisions to the GRE General Check in an hard work to increase the top quality of the GRE and to make the check far more appropriate to the sort of operate that graduate college at present demands. In Fall 2007 an altered, totally new edition of the entrance exam for graduate college will be administered. The new revisions constitute a major modify in the length and question format of the exam.

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    The revised examination was initially scheduled for October 2006 and has been delayed until finally fall 2007 to greater serve check takers and graduate institutions as ETS transitions from the existing laptop and paper kinds of the check to the new Net-based (iBT) edition. The new launch schedule will allow the GRE Board to total the growth of the Net-based mostly testing operations globally. Right up until then, ETS will proceed to deliver the GRE making use of the current network of secure, proctored test centers.

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    According to ETS, the GRE was redesigned by the GRE board to increase check validity, boost safety measures, better evaluate college students efficiency talents, improve globally accessibility to the check, and make much better use of advances in engineering and psychometric design and style. Every of the GREs 3 sections-verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning and analytical writing-will have various types of queries and a new format. This new check is designed to emphasize complicated reasoning capabilities, which are closely connected with graduate operate, and to far more accurately gauge college students achievement in graduate college. Samples of these questions are presently accessible on the ETS Internet website.

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    The check presently requires two-and-a-half-hours, but with the new modifications the examination will be above four hrs prolonged. The GRE will nonetheless be offered by way of personal computer, but it will no longer use an adaptive format, where the queries turn into tougher or easier in accordance to the college students individual capability. As a result, every student will get the very same examination with the same inquiries. The new test will have a scoring scale of about 110-150 in 1-level increments, compared to the current variety of 200-800. ETS will release a conversion scale that compares verbal and quantitative scores on the previous and new versions in early January 2008. The Analytical Writing area scoring is unchanged and will even now be evaluated making use of a 6 level scale. The examination will also be offered only 29 occasions a yr worldwide with diverse questions every time the test is administered. Nonetheless, ETS also strategies to boost pupil access to its exams by incorporating thousands of testing websites worldwide in the following two years.

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    PowerScore instructors and test experts are obtainable to explain the upcoming adjustments to the GRE format and question framework, and can support clarify the influence these changes will have on college students preparing for the examination. David Killoran, CEO and Director of Course Advancement, and Jon Denning, Instructor and Assistant Program Developer, can offer thorough explanations relating to query structure on the new exam. As PowerScore founder, David Killoran has above 14 many years expertise in the check preparation sector, and has overseen the preparation of 1000’s of students. To talk with or routine an interview with both David Killoran or Jon Denning, please contact 800-545-1750.

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    Moreover, PowerScore Instructors can help students applying for entry into the Graduate College of their option. PowerScore has gathered a group of admissions expertsincluding former graduate school admissions board members, school instructors, and college students from leading ten graduate schoolsto handle admissions counseling and admissions essay demands. Weaknesses in applications might include a low GPA or GRE score, inconsistent undergraduate functionality, non-standard undergraduate significant, and time gaps in their operate historical past. Our counselors will develop a program tailored to college students requirements in buy to supply them with the greatest possible application.

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    PowerScore is one of the worlds quickest developing check preparation organizations. Headquartered on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina, PowerScore delivers GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and SAT planning lessons in above 75 places in the U.S. and abroad. For a lot more data, please go to http://www.powerscore.com.

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  • admin 03:23 on 03/23/2013 Permalink
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    Admissions Essay Examples Now Available On PennandPaper.com 


    Los Angeles, CA (Vocus) June 30, 2010

    Students who are applying to college, health-related college, law school, graduate school or other aggressive academic &amp professional packages, increasingly need to have guidance with their admissions essay creating and application essay editing. For that cause, Pennandpaper.com, an admissions company and essay editing services has implemented some admissions essay examples that can be furnished to applicants on request.

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    “We’re offering these admissions essay examples by means of our essay editing services, since we realize that candidates want a honest comprehending of the sort of admissions guidance we offer,” said a firm representative. Essay editing services via Penn &amp Paper, are supplied at fair and favorable costs, the rep explained, because applicants to competitive packages could be the greatest law, healthcare, graduate, enterprise, college college students in their area, but not always able to finance some of the exorbitant prices of other admissions consulting companies.

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    The essay editing/admissions company boasts numerous hugely trained, Ivy League graduates as bulk of its workers–and clientele, and, in accordance to their web site, invites candidates of every single essay writing degree and stage in the admissions method to get in touch with for a free of charge first admissions consultation–with admissions essay examples included.

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  • admin 07:19 on 01/27/2013 Permalink
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    Spring SAT Preparation Class Available 

    Spring SAT Preparation Class Available
    The Oswego County BOCES Distance Studying System will host SAT Prep Classes on Wednesdays from March 13 to April 24. There will be no class on April 3. The classes will be held evenings from 6 to 9. Achievable locations, dependent on number of …
    Read far more on Oswego Every day News

     
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