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Lab Tests Online : Empower Your Health. Understand Your Tests.

“Lab Tests Online is an award-winning health information web resource designed to help patients and caregivers understand the many lab tests that are vital part of medical care. Laboratory professionals who are experts in the field, develop and review all content, including articles on lab tests, conditions, lab tests, conditions/diseases, screening, clinical laboratory topics, and lab test news. The site is produced by AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare.”–From the website.

What To Expect When You Take The ASVAB

From the Official Site of the ASVAB,   this page provides information about the ASVAB, including how to understand ASVAB scores, where to take the ASVAB test, how to prepare, and more, including Sample Questions.

GED Sample Questions

The American Council on Education offers this page of links to sample questions to help people prepare for the GED , as well as some links to Math Videos to help them.

GED Sample Test Questions

The American Council on Education offers this page that has GED sample questions to help someone prepare for the GED.   It also provides Math Videos to help anyone prepare for the GED.

COMPASS Test : Sample Questions and Help

Sample questions for the ACT COMPASS Test are found here.  You can download some PDF versions of the sample questions and the answers are included with the questions.

Also this website: can help.

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Lab Tests Online

“Lab Tests Online has been designed to help you, as a patient or family caregiver, to better understand the many clinical lab tests that are part of routine care as well as diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of conditions and diseases.”–From the website.  It is non-commerical, patient centered, peer-reviewed, and is a product of the collaboration of a number of professional societies representing the laboratory community who have partnered to be responsible for the content of different areas found on this site.

Memphis City Schools Data

Memphis City Schools data, including ACT scores, attendance, the stability index, suspensions and expulsions, TCAP writing assesments and 2007 data files for specific schools are found on the Memphis City Schools GED Testing Center web site.

Kids Meals : Obesity on the Menu

The Center for Science in the Public Interest offers here the results of their investigation into the nutritional quality of children’s meals at 13 top restaurant chains.

Examination Dates and Locations

ACT Test Centers

ACT Test Dates 2008-2009

ASVAB Test Dates and Locations

GRE Computer-Based Testing Centers

Gre Paper-Based Testing Centers

Praxis I Computer-Based Test Examination Dates and Praxis I and II Paper-Based Examination Dates and Locations

SAT Calendar — Dates and Fees

SAT Test Centers

United States Postal Service — Apply Online.  Can find dates and locations by Announcement Number or can search by State.  Also, useful information at Work for the U. S. Postal Service.

Federal Jobs Digest — Postal Jobs Open Nationwide  — This Federal Jobs Digest article on Postal Jobs contains information on U. S. Postal Service examination dates.


Tennessee Locksmith Licensing Program

As of July 1, 2008, all Tennessee locksmiths will need to be licensed by the state.  Use the link above to read details of this new program, get an application, find out about training, or view contact information.

Graduated Driver License

Many thanks to Philip Williams (Cordova) for these sites!

Graduated Driver License Procedures

“Tennessee began issuing a Graduated Driver’s License on July 1, 2001.  This link provides information from the Tennessee Department of Safety on the Graduated Drivers License Procedures.  There is information on the Learner’s Permit, and the three levels of licenses:  First level:  Intermediate Restricted License; Second Level:  Intermediate Unrestricted License; and Final Level:  Regular Drivers License.  The specific procedures as far as obtaining the different kinds of licenses is provided, as well as pictures of the different kinds of licenses.”

Tennessee Graduated Driver License System: Information You Should Know Before You Get on the Road

“This is a brochure, from the Tennessee Department of Safety, that provides concise information on the Tennessee Graduated Driver License System, including restrictions and penalties.”


Another from Kevin Dixon (Staff Development):

Tutorz is a search engine for professional tutors.  Users can search for a professional tutor by subject, zip, or city and state.  Each tutor’s profile will list subjects tutored, certification and education information and tutoring methods.  (Many provide online tutoring.)

Driver License Practice Tests

The Tennessee Department of Safety offers four practice tests to help citizens prepare to take the driver’s license exam.


Learnthat offers hundreds of free online courses and tutorials.  Available tutorials are organized in the following categories: Business, Certification, Computers, Finance, House, Internet and Lifestyle.

Tennessee Real Estate Commission

This site provides information on getting a real estate license in Tennessee, from meeting requirements to taking the exam.  Users can also look up a license or file a complaint.