286: SAT or ACT? How to Decide Which Test is Best

The most common question Megan gets from families is how to choose between the ACT, SAT or both?

The answer is sadly not clear cut, so Megan walks parents through a number of considerations around the following three questions:

  • Will either test work for my student?
  • Do I need to do both of them, or can I pick one?
  • How exactly can we tell which test is best for my kid’s unique self?

Megan also shares the following three resources to help you navigate this tricky question: