Governor Sonny Perdue and Superintendent of Schools Kathy Cox have made available the free online SAT preparation course designed to increase students’ readiness for the SAT. The Official SAT Prep Course Online is available at no cost to public high school students in grades nine through twelve. The course may be accessed directly from the Georgia Department of Education website http://www.doe.k12.ga.us or www.satonlinecourseschool.com.
Students may access the course 24-hours a day, seven days a week, from school, home or library. The course features:
--18 interactive lessons;
--Six full-length, official SAT practice tests, plus diagnostic pretest;
--Over 600 practice questions;
--Explanations of answers to all questions;
--Automated essay scoring; and
--Personalized score reports for students.
Online course student registration cards have been issued to all public high schools for distribution to students.
STUDENT REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS: Log on at http://www.satonlinecourseschool.com
1. Click on the Register Now link in the Student Registration box, located on the right-hand side of the Login screen. You will be asked for your School Code. If you do not have your School Code, please contact your principal's or guidance counselor's office. Ask for the “College Board Online SAT Prep Course” school code number which is on the student access card. All students should receive a card with the school code on it.
2. Enter your School Code, and click the Submit button. The College Board Sign Up screen will appear.
3. If you already have a collegeboard.com account, login using your collegeboard.com user name and password. Otherwise, click the Sign Up button in the Not a Member Yet? area of the screen, and follow the instructions to create your collegeboard.com account. You will use this account whenever you log into The Official SAT Online Course
4. Once you have created your account, you will be prompted to select your class. If you have not been assigned a specific class, please select the independent study class. Make your selections and click the Submit button to proceed to The Official SAT Online Course home page.
For students without email addresses:
Enter firstname.lastname@example.org into the email address field when student registers. This will allow students to complete the registration process.