ORADELL, NJ--(Marketwire - Dec 10, 2012) - On December 7, 2012, Huntington Learning Center chairman and founder Raymond Huntington joined Jane Williams, host of Bloomberg EDU, to discuss college entrance exam preparation and the tutoring industry. Bloomberg EDU is a weekly segment on Bloomberg Radio that focuses on American education. Williams interviews leading educators, administrators and policy makers.
Dr. Huntington participated alongside the founder and president of Advantage Testing and the president of Princeton Review to discuss the test preparation field, the effectiveness of exam preparation, the growth of the test prep and tutoring industry, and more.
Bloomberg EDU airs on Fridays at 10:00 p.m. ET, Saturdays at 5:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. ET, and Sundays at 12:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. ET.
"It was a true privilege to sit down with Ms. Williams and my counterparts at Advantage Testing and Princeton Review to talk about college readiness, test prep and our role in helping college-bound students prepare for college-level academics," said Dr. Huntington. "At a time when many are calling for our nation's high schools to offer more rigorous curricula, Huntington has seen an increase in the number of students seeking our services and witnessed more focus on the overall topic of college readiness. We are grateful for that and are honored to join this important conversation."
The podcast of the Bloomberg EDU interview can be downloaded at www.bloomberg.com/podcasts/bloomberg-edu. Dr. Huntington's interview begins at the 14-minute mark and concludes at minute 27.5.
Founded in 1977, Huntington is a pioneer and leader in the tutoring industry. For over 35 years, Huntington has provided quality instruction to hundreds of thousands of students. Huntington prides itself on being "Your Tutoring Solution" for students in all grades and subjects. They tutor in academic skills, such as reading, phonics, math and study skills; and in advanced math and science subjects ranging from algebra through calculus and general science through physics. They also prepare students for state and standardized entrance exams, such as high school entrance exams and the SAT and ACT and provide free school tutoring to eligible schools.