Parkland, NJ, January 10, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- SAT Preparation Group, a South Florida company based in Parkland that specializes in coaching students how to succeed in the classroom, on the SAT test, and in life, is partnering with International College Counselors to present “The Ultimate SAT and College Admissions Seminar”, free to Broward County high school students and their parents. The seminar will be held on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Heron Bay Commons Clubhouse, 6100 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs, Florida. For more information, visit www.PrepSATTest.com.
The Ultimate SAT and College Admissions seminar is aimed at South Florida high school students in 8th, 9th, 10th and 12th grades and will be co-presented by Steve Kirshenbaum, CEO of SAT Preparation Group, and Mandee Heller Adler of International College Counselors. It will teach key strategies for putting students on the road to college success, including how to find the very best universities and programs to meet your student’s needs; 8 stress-free strategies to help your student excel on the SAT; the basics of financial aid and private scholarships; determining the difference between the ACT, SAT and SAT Subject Tests and optimal test timing; door opening tips on how to build a college resume, including the importance of extracurricular activities, summer plans, and community service; 5 proven study skills to enhance classroom performance and maximize homework efficiency; and year-by-year “to do’s” to best prepare for college. Adler and Kirshenbaum will also answer participants’ questions.
“We are excited to team up with Mandee Heller Adler of International College Counselors to offer this informative session for Broward County parents and students to learn expert strategies to get into the college of their choice,” said Steve Kirshenbaum of SAT Preparation Group, Parkland, FL. “This free seminar will give parents of South Florida high school students the ultimate roadmap to maximizing college and scholarship options.”
“Whether your student is the first person in the family to go to college or comes from a long line of Ivy League graduates, we can give you the tools to find and get into the college of his or her dreams,” added Mandee Heller Adler of International College Counselors. “Join us on January 27th and benefit from our years of SAT test prep and college admissions experience.”
South Florida’s International College Counselors was voted “Best College Advisor” by the Miami Sun Post. Mandee Heller Adler, Founder and Principal of International College Counselors, is a graduate of Miami Beach Senior High and the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated with Honors and two degrees: one from the Wharton School and one from the College of Arts and Sciences. Mandee Heller Adler also received an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she was selected as a Class Day Speaker. Additionally, Adler received a fellowship from Rotary International and studied at ICADE, a premier business school located in Madrid, Spain. She has personally visited over 150 colleges and universities, and continues to do so. Adler is currently completing a book titled From Public School to the Ivy League: How to get into a top school without top dollar resources.
SAT Preparation Group has been helping students succeed in South Florida for over 10 years. Students who have studied with SATPG coaches have achieved average SAT test score increases that are unprecedented in the industry—currently 250 points per student for the general population and over 400 points per student for those in the top 25 percent. SATPG also offers subject tutoring (math, science, and writing); college planning assistance; stress management coaching; strategies to reverse test anxiety; career preparation coaching; customer service skills; lessons on effective study habits; and life skills coaching—including the areas of time management, goal setting and achievement, personal development, and positive life values. SATPG utilizes unique tools, cutting-edge approaches, and valuable information to ensure that students score as highly as possible on the SAT—or succeed in whatever stage of life they are entering. SAT Preparation Group coaches offer individual in-home SAT prep sessions as well as group classes. They are located at 6512 NW 99th Avenue in Parkland, FL, and teach students throughout South Florida, including Broward, Palm Beach, and Miami-Dade counties and the cities of Miami, Boca Raton, Weston, Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs, and Parkland. For more information, call 877-6SAT-PREP (877-672-8773) or visit www.PrepSATTest.com.