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The summer is an essential time for students to grow: both academically and physically. While many parents will think of the summer as a time to recharge for the next academic year, the truth comes down to simple numbers.The average school year is approximately 165...

Students and parents tend to consider SAT/ACT test prep and school success as two completely separate missions. Yes, they look starkly different. Test prep can be seen as long-term preparation for the next official test date, and school success continuous reinforcement for a multi-year series...

Students and parents tend to consider SAT/ACT test prep and school success as two completely separate missions. Yes, they look starkly different. Test prep can be seen as long-term preparation for the next official test date, and school success continuous reinforcement for a multi-year series...

So, your child has taken a Student Evaluation at MEK Review, and you’ve received their score report by email. But you open the email attachment, and all you see are numbers and percentages. How are you supposed to understand your student’s results?Matt Olive, Assistant Director...

MEK has always strived to keep our curriculum relevant and up-to-date with the latest educational standards. The current MEK Learning Circles Math and English curricula were designed with the existing Common Core State Standards and the current New Jersey Student Learning Standards in mind, and...

by Jessica Conlon, Iulia Boboc, and Chris Cullen  You may hear the term CCSS every now and then in regards to your school curriculum. But it is not often explained to students or parents in a way that is easy to understand.The Common Core State Standard...

The MEK Learning Circles are meant to be your child’s companion throughout the year. From the summer before 4th Grade to the spring of 8th Grade, there is always a course for every level of performance.Below is a road map for you to plan for...

In the virtual classroom, it’s difficult for parents to keep up with what’s going on inside the classroom. Countless questions emerge: Is my child making progress? What conversations happen during the class time? Is my child really making any progress?To give insight into what goes...

How can you conquer your school classroom? What are the skills that you need to hone to do well in each subject?Our MEK teaching team has you covered! Click the titles below to find out how you can conquer each subject and achieve perfect grades. 5...

In our last part of our Successful Student series, Ms. Rachel Erwin discusses how to be a successful history student. Rachel is the Director of English College Test Prep, as well as a wildly popular college essay coach and English and history teacher. She makes...