Panel of Experts

Karl Schellscheidt

SAT Prep Expert

  • BSE, Princeton University '90
  • M.A., Secondary Education Seton Hall University '93
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School '00

Fred Hargadon

Dean of Admission

  • Swarthmore College
  • Stanford University
  • Princeton University

Don Betterton

Financial Aid Expert

  • Director of Financial Aid, Princeton University (1973-2006)
  • Certified College Planner
  • Principal, Betterton College Planning

Seamus Malin

Admission Expert

  • Harvard University
    Dir. of Financial Aid
    Asst. Dean of Admission
    International Office Director

The Math/Critical Reading Profile of a Typical Teenager

Karl Schellscheidt -

Math: Most Juniors and Seniors I tutor possess the basic math skills they need to do well on the Math portion of the SAT. They are good students who are sufficiently versed in algebra, geometry, arithmetic, probability and basic counting theory (i.e., they earn passing grades in their high school math classes). Whatever they (a) have forgotten, (b) never learned or (more…)