SAT Information for Students and Parents
The SAT reasoning test is a measure of the critical thinking skills needed for academic success in college. The SAT assesses how well a student analyzes and solves problems. All colleges and universities in Georgia accept scores from the SAT for admission purposes. The College Board determines the national testing dates and testing sites for the SAT exam. Students may register online for the SAT at www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/about.html
- At the links below, school personnel may enhance their awareness of the SAT and assist students and parents in understanding the features of the SAT, identifying test-taking strategies, using free resources, including PSAT/NMSQT and the SAT Preparation Booklet, completing SAT registration, and valuing a rigorous curriculum.
“What is the SAT?” and “Helping your students with the SAT” may be examined at the following link:
“Helping Students Prepare” includes related links to The Official SAT Online Course and the SAT Preparation Center. http://professionals.collegeboard.com/testing/sat-reasoning/prep
Professional development opportunities for SAT workshops are described at the link below. http://professionals.collegeboard.com/prof-dev/workshops/sat