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the GMAT beat me

If you did less well than on practice tests, maybe you were just nervous.

Do something about that and also get a good night's sleep beforehand.

If you are generally slower than you should be, maybe get your self psychoeducatonal assessman and see if you qualify for extra time on the test.


Tova

by Tova

Sat Nov 15, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: GMAT Beat me.
Replies: 9
Views: 2280
by Tova

Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:41 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I just bombed, what do I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 22605

letter from surgeon and accommodations on GMAT

I don't think a letter from a doctor will be enough unless you have the kind of problem i in which your writing arm is immobilized completely. A letter is necessarily but should not discusss extra time or the like, just functional limitations based on the orthopedic problem. An evaluation will expan...

by Tova

Thu Dec 27, 2007 3:54 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I just bombed, what do I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 22605

To Erik: re ADHD or other disabilities

I'll be happy to answer any question. Students should keep in mind that for accommodations on GMAT a person has to have a disability per the DSM IV psychiatric manuel, meaning, ADHD, a reading disability, writing disability, or "non specifice learning disability (that's also a category) PLUS meet di...

by Tova

Wed Dec 26, 2007 4:24 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I just bombed, what do I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 22605

Barak and your ADHD diagnosis

I am very familiar with what is required by GMAt for testing modifications. First, get your medication dosage re assessed. There are different things out on the market, Ritalin, LA, concerta, Adderal and sometimes less is more. Too big a dosage can cause some aspects of ADHD to improve and other's t...

by Tova

Tue Dec 25, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I just bombed, what do I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 22605

To Barak who makes careless errors

I'm a psychologist who does disability evaluations in Israel and have evaluated many students with disabilities who took the GMAT exam. If you make careless errors and you do it a lot, get yourself checked for attention deficit disorder. I don't mean that you necessarily have it, we all make careles...

by Tova

Tue Dec 25, 2007 12:27 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I just bombed, what do I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 22605