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If you are currently home schooling or are considering this for your children, Basic Skills is here to help you. We are committed to working with the home school community to assure success in your home schooling career. With our professional support and encouragement, we hope to give you the assurance of a job well done.

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Testing Tip of the Week:

Choosing the Wrong Answer

May Be the Right Approach

Spring achievement testing officially begins March 1. Normally I would wait until then to tell this story, but since I just heard it, I want to share it with you before I forget it and let it slip away. Here it is:

A tutor was working with a student helping her prepare for the SAT. She was scoring well on easy to medium type problems, but doing poorly on problems identified as difficult. He asked her what her strategy was for solving the difficult problems.  Here’s what she said. . . Click Here To Read More




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