Comparison of ACT Ready Tutoring Options

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 Small Group ProgramSemi-Private ProgramPrivate Program
Location of ProgramBloomingtonMinneapolisMinneapolis
InstructionLed by Mary LangfeldtTaught by Mary Ann DorsherTaught by Mary Ann Dorsher
TutorialsFive-2-hour weekly tutorials, beginning 5 weeks prior to selected ACT test date.Honors Program --Five 90-minute weekly tutorials, for students in AP/Honors coursework.
Standard Program -- Five 2-hour weekly tutorials, for students requiring additional skills building.
Classes begin 5 weeks prior to selected ACT test date.
Standard Program -- Five 2-hour weekly tutorials, for students requiring additional skills building, beginning 5 weeks prior to selected ACT test date.
Size of ClassSmall group class capped at 6 students. Students grouped by academic ability.Semi-private lessons - 2 students, paired by academic abilities.Private lesson -- one student.
Tutoring ScheduleSaturdays, Mondays, or Tuesdays; students meet at set time each week. Workshops on Saturdays.Sundays or Mondays; students meet at set time each week. Workshops on
Saturdays.
Sundays or Mondays; students meet at set time each week. Workshops on
Saturdays.
Weekly AssignmentStudents complete and correct a 3.5 hour ACT exam at home, prior to tutorial.Students complete and correct a 3.5 hour ACT exam at home, prior to tutorial.Students complete and correct a 3.5 hour ACT exam at home, prior to tutorial.
Optional Skill-Building Workshops2 Workshops: Math/English (2 hrs) and Reading/Science (2 hrs); scheduled on Saturdays.3 Workshops: English (1.5 hrs), Reading/Science (1.5 hrs) and Math(2 hrs); scheduled on Saturdays.
Small group format.
3 Workshops: English (1.5 hrs), Reading/Science (1.5 hrs) and Math(2 hrs); scheduled on Saturdays.
Small group format.
Make-Up ClassYes, 2-hour class during last week of session, generally Thursday.Yes, 2-hour class during last week of session, generally Thursday. Small group format.Yes, 2-hour class during last week of session, generally Thursday. Small group format.
Orientation
Prior to First
Session
Yes, for parents only.Yes, for parents and students.Yes, for parents and students.
Total Number of Hours of Instruction16 hrs for Small Group Program: includes Orientation, Tutorials and Workshops.15.5 hrs for Semi-Private Honors Program; 18 hrs for Semi-Private Standard Program: includes Orientation, Tutorials and Workshops.18 hrs for Private Standard Program: includes Orientation, Tutorials and Workshops.
Fee$675 Includes $75 materials fee.Per Student -Honors Semi-Private $1,275;
Standard Semi-Private $1,475.
Includes $75 materials fee.
Standard Private $2,075. Includes $75 materials fee.
To RegisterRegister online. Payment required to reserve class. Total cost ($675) includes $100 non-refundable registration fee.Register online. Payment required to reserve class. Total cost includes
$300 non-refundable registration fee.
Register online. Payment required to reserve class. Total cost includes
$300 non-refundable registration fee.
Questions?Contact ACT Ready -- 952-322-7722 or email mlangfeldt@actready.netContact ACT Ready - 952-322-7722 or email mdorsher@actready.netContact ACT Ready - 952-322-7722 or email mdorsher@actready.net