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SAT season, school, and prayer that relieves pressure

From the March 3, 2014 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

This article was adapted from a blog titled “I’m smart, too” on time4thinkers.com.


“Man! I only got a 1450 on my SATs! I have to take them over again!” I heard this type of remark from friends and fellow students all the time in high school. At the time, a 1450 was actually an outstanding result on the SATs because the maximum possible score was 1600 (whereas today the maximum is 2400).