News Flash from College Board: test prep leads to higher scores!

From the College Board: on average, students score 60 points higher on SAT vs. PSAT. Students who did 20 hours of test prep (using Khan Academy) gained 115 points -- an additional 55 points. Read the article: Free Khan Academy SAT tutorials boost scores This is interesting on several levels: For years the College Board claimed there was no advantage to test prep, students could not "beat the test". Now they're acknowledging what most of us believed (and a multi-billion dollar industry trumpeted) all along -- practice and prep helps. It is unclear if students in this study also used other test prep besides Khan, whether students using other test prep exclusively would show the same level of

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