New IB options for Biology and Chemistry

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Hi! My name’s Priya, Biology and Chemistry tutor at The Edge Learning Center. I’m here to give you a rundown of the new IB options for both subjects. I’m sure you’re all aware that the format changed slightly for 2016 and now both SL and HL students only need to pick ONE option out of […]

College Visits: What You Need To Know

     Campus visits are exciting, informative, and absolutely crucial in deciding which school is right for you. This article will explore the nuts-and-bolts of the college visit, pose some vital do’s and don’ts regarding expected behavior, and provide a laundry list of details students and families must observe during campus visits.  After reading, you will […]

Best Universities for Internships

According to U.S. News, at least 94% of graduates at each of these schools below had internships. Some universities in the states may only have limited internship opportunities provide to their students, while others have abundant resources with which they use to provide students with more work opportunities. If you are looking for better internship opportunities […]

SAT March 2016 Exposed

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The new SAT dropped in March 2016 in the USA and will arrive in the rest of the world in May and June.  We’re now going to analyze in depth the March 2016 SAT Exam and show you how The Edge’s Test Prep System guarantees the highest scores in the industry. The Reading Test begins […]

The Best High Schools in America Hong Kong Students Can Attend

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Niche.com recently released their 2016 Private High Schools with the Best Academics in America list which evaluates the following variables in deciding their list of elite educational institutions: Composite SAT/ACT Score (30%) Top Colleges Score (30%) Four-Year Matriculation Rate (20%) Parent/Student Surveys on Academics (10%) Student-Teacher Ratio (10%) However, our team of Middle School Academic professionals at The […]

Happiest Education Company of 2016

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Tiny Pulse, an international organization which helps companies “DELIGHT” awarded The Edge its 2016 “Raising the Bar” Award for the Education category. Come see why SAT and ACT scores improve dramatically at the Top College Admissions Consulting and Test Preparation Company in Hong Kong!  Don’t miss the next Free College Admissions Seminar! The company which […]

10 Things to Understand for the SSAT (for Admissions)

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While we believe there are many more than just 10 important points about the SSAT, these are what Admission.org, the SSATB (the Secondary School Admission Test Board or the folks who administer the SSAT) believe Admissions Officers need to know about the exam for US Boarding Schools (and many other independent schools).  We’ll share the first […]

US vs UK Colleges – Where should I send my children?

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Being the Top SAT and ACT Test Preparation Center in Hong Kong, it would seem very obvious that we promote American based colleges. However, our support for the two most prominent exams in the world helping secure college admissions doesn’t simply come from our expertise.  It was a strategic decision many years ago when we acknowledged that […]

Richer Colleges Get Richer – The Wealthiest 10 Universities in the US

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Oxford dictionary defines an “endowment” as: “An income or form of property given or bequeathed to someone.”  It also explains it as: ” A form of life insurance involving payment of a fixed sum to the insured person on a specified date, or to their estate should they die before this date.” While the latter is […]

13% More Take the ACT vs. the SAT

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The numbers are out and the ACT continues to dominate globally. This past year in 2015, the ACT recorded a record number of test takers: 1,924,436.*  The SAT, in its most recent release of data shows that 1.7 million took the traditional exam for college admissions.**