Math enthusiasts take aim at STEM glass ceiling
October 24, 2022
The 2022 Advantage Testing Foundation/Jane Street Math Prize for Girls took place in person on Sunday, October 9, 2022, at MIT.
More Students Are Taking Optional SAT and ACT, Hoping to Stand Out
July 3, 2022
Here's a link to a Wall Street Journal article about ambitious students continuing to take the SAT and ACT in a test-optional climate.
Jane Street Endows Math Prize for Girls with $15MM Donation to the Advantage Testing Foundation
March 31, 2022
We are delighted to announce that we have received a $15 million pledge from Jane Street, a leading quantitative trading firm, to endow our Math Prize for Girls.
SAT, ACT Policies May Improve Diversity At Colleges And Universities
April 27, 2020
Forbes interviewed Advantage Testing of Los Angeles Director Paul Siemens about the benefits of strong SAT and ACT scores in college admissions, even as more schools adopt test-optional policies.
At MIT, 268 take part in world's largest math competition for girls
October 21, 2019
Thanks to our friends at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for hosting another wonderful AT Foundation Math Prize for Girls, and thanks to MIT News for the wonderful article!
Math Prize for Girls competition helps to close the gender gap in mathematics
September 27, 2018
Following the 10th annual contest in 2018, MIT News published a wonderful article about the AT Foundation's Math Prize for Girls and the urgent need to support gender equity in STEM.
Meet Dan Kusik of Advantage Testing of Boston
January 8, 2018
In January 2018, Boston Voyager interviewed Advantange Testing of Boston Director Dan Kusik about about how he has dedicated his career to helping students reach their goals.
Girls-only competitions build confidence—and the ranks of women in math
October 27, 2017
In October 2017, The Christian Science Monitor featured the Advantage Testing Foundation Math Prize for Girls in an article about the importance of encouraging girls to pursue STEM.
How to Reset a Market’s Expectations Through Premium Differentiation
July 13, 2016
Arun Alagappan discusses Advantage Testing's uniquely rigorous approach to tutoring and test preparation and shares some insights into our educational philosophy.
How do you do math like a girl?
October 17, 2014
MIT's website featured a great story on hosting the Advantage Testing Foundation Math Prize for Girls, the largest math prize for girls in the world.
For girls, a rare chance to flex muscles at MIT
September 27, 2014
On September 27, The Boston Globe published a terrific piece covering the sixth annual Advantage Testing Foundation Math Prize for Girls competition, the largest math prize for girls in the world.
Arun Alagappan Back on Bloomberg Television
September 4, 2014
Arun Alagappan returned to Bloomberg Surveillance this morning to discuss holistic college admissions, opportunities for students of diverse backgrounds, and keys to preparing for schoolwork and standardized tests.
Arun Alagappan Returns to Bloomberg TV
April 25, 2014
Arun Alagappan was asked back to Bloomberg Surveillance to discuss changes to the SAT.
The SAT-Prep Industry Isn’t Going Anywhere
March 17, 2014
AT Founder and Director Arun Alagappan is cited in an article on SAT preparation in The Atlantic magazine.
Arun Alagappan On Bloomberg Television
March 6, 2014
Arun Alagappan appeared on Bloomberg Television to discuss the upcoming changes to the SAT.