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Kentrexs was founded in 1997. It is one of the earliest accredited overseas education consulting firms in China. For decades, Kentrexs has been focusing on providing professional services and programs to help young Chinese students further develop their secondary and college education in the United States. Thus far, more than 3,000 students from mainland China have been admitted by their befitting schools under the guidance and assistances of Kentrexs. Also, as a corporate member of The Enrollment Management Association and The Association of Boarding Schools, Kentrexs is regarded as a trustworthy and reliable partner by hundreds of schools.
With over seven years’ experience, Sino Elite Education is dedicated to providing professional educational consulting services to high profile families from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Australia, Canada, and the US. We constantly endeavor to match our great students with the best American schools by working with them closely step by step, thereby helping them to realize their full potential in both their educational futures and their language abilities. Through an unparalleled commitment to service and continual improvement, and with a seven-year history of success, we work unceasingly to ensure that our clients reach their goals and attain the high level of achievement they deserve.
Test Innovators' adaptive online test prep platform was created as a way to help students build confidence in their test-taking abilities and expand access to independent schools. Founded in 2012, Test Innovators' educator tools for targeted learning and proven results are used by schools, tutors, and top tutoring companies worldwide to help students achieve test success. http://www.testinnovators.com/
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AELAP is an assessment of reading, writing, speaking and knowledge of English literature for non-native speakers including reading lists/books for USA grades 1-12.
Proof’s unique tools, personalized training and unsurpassed support let you think beyond technology and do your job in a meaningful way. The Proof team unites critical thinking and communication with well designed software to help schools move beyond must-have feature lists to get at what’s really needed. From inquiry to re-enrollment and beyond, discover the infinitely customizable and tailor a system that accurately represents the mission of your school. The Proof Group: Nice people making your software fiercely effective.
CRANE is the reframing partner that delivers transformative brandwork to independent schools, universities, and non-profits. Known for our signature metamarketing process, CRANE brings together traditional marketing’s measurable goals with metamarketing’s clarifying and far-reaching results, helping you think newly about your institution, reach your best-fit audiences, and establish revenue-enhancing practices.
Founded in 1998, Finalsite is the partner for over 2000 independent schools, public school districts, and colleges and universities in more than 70 countries for our award-winning design, best-in-class web software, and integration with a wide range of third-party data providers, including student information systems and social media applications. Finalsite provides admission offices with inbound and email marketing tools, as well as a robust, paperless enrollment solution, and serves teachers with a learning management system (LMS) to enable blended learning and flipped classrooms. For more information, please visit http://www.finalsite.com
According to The EMA 2016 State of the Independent School Admission Industry Survey, assessing English proficiency is one of the biggest challenges facing admission professionals who recruit internationally.
Stop by to learn about IELTS, the world's leading high-stakes English proficiency test. Registering as a recognizing organization is free of charge, and IELTS USA provides complimentary score delivery and support to all recognizing organizations.
Last year, IELTS administered 2.9 million tests in 140 countries to test the communicative abilities of non-native speakers who want to study or work in English speaking environments. IELTS is accepted by over 10,000 organizations worldwide, including more than 3,000 US institutions.
The TOEFL Junior® tests, intended for students in middle school and lower levels of high school, are an accurate and reliable measure of your students’ communicative competence in English. Based on the rich heritage of the TOEFL® test, the TOEFL Junior tests help you pinpoint your students’ strengths and challenges. Like all tests in the TOEFL Family of Assessments, the TOEFL Junior tests are based on solid research to ensure their fairness, validity and reliability, and they reflect best practices in language testing. To learn more about the TOEFL Junior tests, visit www.ets.org/toefljunior.
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OpenApply is a modern online admissions office supporting every stage of the applicant journey from enquiry to enrolment. Our cloud-based interface works seamlessly across devices for both families and staff, streamlining the process and reducing stress. From custom-built forms to robust information management tools, sophisticated analytics to automated messaging, OpenApply supports every key function in the admissions office. Today over 250 schools in over 60 countries rely on OpenApply to help manage their admissions process. OpenApply is built by the creators of ManageBac, the world's leading curriculum first learning platform, which has been serving the international school community since 2006. http://openapply.com