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5 Last Minute Reminders for The ACT

Your ACT is right around the corner! The night before your exam is crucial! Follow our checklist to help you succeed. Organize and Pack. Lay out your clothes. Dress for success(comfortably). Don’t forget a jacket in case it is chilly […]

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How to Register for The ACT and The SAT

  Dear Seniors, The time has come… for you all to flee the nest. It’s a bitter sweet time for most parents, but we, at Firat Education, have a question for you. Have you taken your ACT or SAT? Have […]

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3 Healthy and Simple Back-2-School Lunch Ideas

    “The Classic Sandwich and Chips” Growing up, everyone had their mom pack a ham and cheese sandwich with a bag of chips for lunch. Spruce it up with a couple key minor changes. Substitute white bread with wheat. […]

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How to Get Organized Before School Starts

It’s August! Summer is coming to an end, and we all know what that means… school. Whether it’s your child’s first day of school or your child’s last first day, school is school, and it requires similar things. There’s of […]

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Top 5 Benefits of FG5

  Last week, we revealed the newly published 5th edition of The Firat Guide. We call it, FG5. For five years, The Firat Guide for high school admissions has provided guidance for: College and university admissions offices across the country […]

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Five Techniques to Reduce Stress this Summer

    Last week, we wrote about the importance of using summer break to your advantage by volunteering in your community and improving your academic resume. But one thing we want to highlight is to make sure you find ways […]

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How Community Service Looks on Your Academic Resume

  We are less than 2 months out before the school year starts. It’s important that students take an appropriate time to rest from their studies and enjoy some of the summer fun; however, it’s also important that students use […]

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How to Avoid Summer Learning Loss

  Did you know your students are at risk for summer learning loss? Summer learning loss is the loss of academic skills and knowledge over the summer holiday. On average, students’ achievement scores declined over summer vacation by one month’s […]

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Changes to the ACT

        Last week, ACT announced there would be upcoming changes to the test starting in September 2018 for students who are approved for extended time. Below is the official announcement.   ACT National Extended Time and ACT […]

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