Monthly Archives October 2014

Preparing for the Upcoming SAT Changes in 2016

The SAT exam, a cornerstone of admissions to American universities, has undergone many revisions since its inception in 1926. As trends in education change, so too do effective ways of measuring students’ aptitudes. Exams such as the SAT must continually adapt to external factors in order to continue to remain valid measures of students’ capabilities. Such changes make test preparation more difficult, as they vastly reduce the amount of available study material. Unfortunately for most current high school students, a new set of changes is set to take place in the spring of 2016.

The new changes, which were outlined in detail by the College Board earlier year, will be significant. Everything from the scoring to the timing to the content of the exam will be different...

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5 Important Cycling Tips

Cycling is a great form of exercise that is both enjoyable and effective. It’s for people of all ages and lifestyles. It is a great workout for your heart, circulatory system, and overall health of your body. Cycling can burn more than 500 calories per hour! The development of new types of bicycles, such as the folding bike, has made cycling easier and offers more options to suit your varying needs. But above all else, safety is key! Here are five tips to improve your performance, safety and comfort when cycling:

1. Wear A Helmet

Used properly, bike helmets are effective in preventing brain injuries. Choose a helmet that fits snugly, yet comfortably. If you ride near traffic, a bright colored helmet will help you be more noticeable.

2. Start Slowly

If you are new to cycling, or it has just...

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What a student will learn at an International School in Malaysia

When going to Malaysia for school, one can learn a lot of new subjects. While true, it’s wise to understand what you can learn and what you can’t learn. Not only that, if you are ready for the entire process, you are going to have more fun and learn plenty from the school. With this in mind, here are three things in school when you are in Malaysia.

English skills: Without a doubt, if you want to succeed in the business world, you will want to learn English well. Of course, you will want to know English well if you are working in science, math or any other area. In fact, this is the most important second language to learn. For this reason, many come to Malaysia to improve their skills. When doing so, one will do better in both the short and long run.

Programing: When at an international s...

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