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Upcoming Workshops

 You'll learn:

  • strategies for every section of the test
  • insider tricks and tips
  • exactly what's on the test
  • how to avoid the most common careless errors
  • test-day stress management

When: Six Wednesday Nights, 6pm - 8:30pm, August 24 through September 28
Where: Remote via Zoom OR in-person at New Leaf Learning Center, 269 Main St, Northampton
Cost: $795, all materials included
REGISTER/PAY ONLINE NOW

When: Sunday, October 2, 11:30am to 4:30pm
Where: Williston Northampton School, College Counseling Classroom
Cost: $350, all materials included
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8-Week SAT Prep Class for the December SAT
When: Eight Wednesday Nights, 6:30pm - 8:30pm, October 5 through November 30
Where: Remote via Zoom OR in-person at New Leaf Learning Center, 269 Main St, Northampton
Cost: $795, all materials included
REGISTER/PAY ONLINE NOW

When: Four Saturdays, 11am - 12:30pm, October 8 - 29
Where: Online via Zoom
Cost: $350, all materials included
REGISTER with UMASS Amherst

When: Sunday, October 9, 10am to 4:30pm
Where: Remote via Zoom
Cost: $350, all materials included
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When: Sunday, October 30, 10am to 4:30pm
Where: Remote via Zoom
Cost: $350, all materials included
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When: Saturday, November 12, 10am to 4:30pm
Where: Remote via Zoom
Cost: $350, all materials included
REGISTER/PAY ONLINE NOW

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Leaf Teacher fullcover hires

McGraw-Hills Top 50 Skills SAT/ACT Prep Books

b leafThis book is a good read...
Edward Fiske, bestselling author of the Fiske Guide to Colleges

... the flash cards for math are brilliant!
Denise Brown-Allen, Ed.D., Upper School Director, The Pingry School

 ... confidence building, stress-management, how to avoid careless errors . . . this book has it covered!
Laura Frey, Former President, New England Association for College Admission Counseling

Brian Leaf, M.A., is the bestselling author of ten SAT/ACT prep books, including McGraw-Hill’s Top 50 Skills for a Top Score, Defining Twilight, and Name That Movie! He is Director of the New Leaf Learning Center in Massachusetts, and has provided SAT, ACT, GED, SSAT, and GRE preparation to thousands of students from countless schools including Exeter, Andover, Deerfield, Dalton, Milton, Taft, Bement, Choate, St. Pauls, Vermont Academy, and many, many more. Brian graduated from Georgetown University in 1993 with a B.A. in Business, English, and Theology. Brian is a member of the American School Counselor Association and the Massachusetts School Counselors Association and works with the Georgetown University Office of Undergraduate Admissions as an alumni interviewer.  Questions? Contact Brian at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

McGraw-Hills Top 50 Skills for a Top Score: SAT Math

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