Test Preparation

7 Tips & Tricks to Make the Most of Study Island for Test Preparation

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Sarah Cornelius

Are you and your students in the thick of preparing for spring testing? Study Island can be a powerful tool to provide meaningful practice for students and save you time.

7 Tips to Help ELLs Prepare for High-Stakes Testing

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Sarah Cornelius

State testing season comes with an added level of stress for students classified as English Language Learners (ELLs). How can educators take steps to level the playing field and ensure that standardized testing measures concept knowledge - not language proficiency?

[Test Preparation] 6 Tips for Teachers to Help Students Manage Stress

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McKenna Wierman

Testing season inevitably means classroom stress will hit a new high. Help students stay cool, calm, and collected for a successful testing season with these six tips!

3 Ways Edtech Can Make Test Prep More Effective

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Sarah Cornelius

Online programs can be a great solution for educators to help familiarize students with the testing process and question format while providing ongoing data to inform instruction.

Things You Can Do Now to Prepare Students for Testing

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Scott Sterling

Beyond following the curriculum and practicing the standards, here are three common sense ideas for test day to make sure your students are set up for success!

How Teachers Can Help Students Cope with Test Anxiety

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Sarah Cornelius

Teachers and students alike devote a lot of time and effort to preparing for high-stakes tests because they know a lot is riding on them. For some students, this understanding leads to painful test anxiety. Here are seven tips to help struggling students overcome their testing fears.

Preparing for College Entrance Exams: How Parents Can Help Students Succeed

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Sarah Cornelius

The ACT and SAT—almost every high school student and parent is familiar with these college entrance exams, and for many, they come with a big sense of trepidation. Here's eight tips to help parents take the fear-factor out of these tests for your students!

Study Island Feature Focus: Benchmark Assessments

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Shannon LaBree

Edmentum’s formative assessment solution, Study Island, features built in Benchmark Assessments within each subj

11 Tips to Prepare Your Students for Fall Testing Season

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Sarah Cornelius

If your students will be taking fall assessments, it’s important to dedicate some time to preparation and review early in the school year. We’ve put together these eleven strategies to help you and your students have a successful fall testing season.

Our Latest Rock Star School: Tolbert Elementary

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Scott Sterling

Tolbert Elementary in rural Georgia has seen great results using Study Island to motivate and prepare students for success on state assessments.

[Test Preparation] 4 Creative Classroom Strategies

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Sarah Cornelius

Looking for some fresh ideas to help your students prepare for spring testing? We’ve put together four of our favorite creative classroom strategies!

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