Monthly Archives: July 2013

4 Reasons to Register Your SAT Rock Star!

Watch Preparing for the Essay Section of SATComprehensive + Time Efficient   Wednesday, August 7, 6-8pm RIISE & TestRocker give you the top 4 reasons to register your SAT rock star: 1.) Suniti! – world renowned, highly sought after SAT tutor shares her crucial tips directly with you 2.) ROCK critical Essay Section – walk […]

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Guest Blog: WeAreGifted2, by Dr. Joy Lawson

  This is a re-post of Dr Joy Lawson Davis’ latest post – WeAreGifted2…enjoy. And, thank you, Joy for sharing! We’re midway through the summer break for most educators and families. I hope by now, you’ve had some time for a break, vacation or will be going soon.  If you have more time for summer reading, please […]

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Guest Blog – Sybil St. Hilare of TestRocker: How To ROCK the SAT Essay Section

RIISE is thrilled to work with TestRocker in support of the college admission process. Look out for more testing opportunities from RIISE & Test Rocker! Click for Video In high school, whenever your child has to write an essay they have days to get their thoughts together before submitting the final product. On the SAT […]

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Where Do We Go From Here – The Answer Should Scare You

                  “Where do we go from here?”, has been the question of the summer. On a personal level, this question followed me all the way to Savannah. This beautiful city pleasantly awakened my palate with scrumptious shrimp & grits, and more grits/my culture with Gullah-Geechee recollections/my vision […]

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The Verdict – A Letter to My Son

July 14, 2013 To my dear son, Chaz, Through the night I wrote this letter to you a million times over in my heart, in my mind, and now I finally write it, despondent, yet determined. I held you last night when I told you the outcome. I looked deep into your eyes and could […]

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