David Blobaum Media Appearances

May 20, 2024

The Importance of AP Exams

AP exams are important not only for course credit. Increasingly, colleges are also expecting students to send AP exam scores for admissions.
April 26, 2024

Harvard’s Return to Test-Required Policy

Following Harvard’s decision earlier this month to reinstate standardized testing requirements for the Class of 2029, students, experts, and counselors said applicants and their advisers will need to make quick adjustments for the new policy.
April 26, 2024

The SAT is Coming Back with a HUGE IMPACT!

The discussion is rich with expert analysis and trends in SAT preparation and the broader implications of standardized testing changes.
April 26, 2024

A Return to Test-Required Admissions

Tune in to hear which colleges are going back to test-required admissions, why they are, and whether the remaining test-optional colleges are actually test-optional to get accepted, not just apply.
April 4, 2024

Fox News Radio: Test-Required Schools and the Digital SAT

It is expected that more than a million students will take the standardized test in the next two months as elite schools are again requiring test results for student admissions.
April 4, 2024

Chicago Tribune: Elite Colleges Going Back To Test Required

The change back to test-required is mostly a change in name only. In reality, essentially nothing has changed: good scores continue to help students get into good colleges.