Monthly Archives: February 2015

26 02, 2015

NEW SAT: What’s Changing & Why It Matters!

By |2015-02-26T14:41:25+00:00February 26th, 2015|Other Posts|

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 1 You’ve heard the news, but what’s all the fuss about? John LaPlante, Head of Learning at Testive, breaks it down to clear up the confusion. Why is the SAT Changing? According to the College Board—maker of the SAT—the test is changing to "focus on the knowledge and skills that current [...]

17 02, 2015

SAT Starter’s Guide

By |2018-10-31T16:50:28+00:00February 17th, 2015|SAT|

There’s been a lot of talk in the test prep world about the redesigned SAT and how much it’s turning into the ACT test. Here’s a SAT guide that will help you understand the test and how it impacts your child’s college application process. How is the New SAT Structured? The new SAT test [...]

11 02, 2015

How to Score Well on The SAT and ACT Exam

By |2017-12-01T19:24:04+00:00February 11th, 2015|ACT, SAT|

Your student can shine on the ACT or SAT. Every student can. We know this because we've seen students outperform their and their parents' expectations time after time by following Testive's learning philosophy and process. No matter their academic history, students can discover the master within and come out of the test feeling confident and [...]

11 02, 2015

Frequently Asked Questions

By |2015-02-11T20:14:15+00:00February 11th, 2015|Other Posts|

General How does Testive work? How is Testive different? Coaching General Coaching Sessions Program Length Matching Coaches & Students Learning Differences Cost and Billing Money Back Guarantee Missing Work Results Getting Started Software General Score Prediction Using Software Only Question Validity Effort Grade Composition How does Testive work? There are two parts to Testive. The [...]

11 02, 2015

The Testive Difference: Pushing Students to the Edge

By |2017-08-28T18:17:02+00:00February 11th, 2015|ACT, SAT|

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” ~ Thomas A. Edison If Thomas Edison didn’t listen to his own wisdom, he would have not become the prominent inventor that he was. With each challenge, he hunkered down, analyzed the problem, worked [...]

11 02, 2015

How to help your child on SAT or ACT Test Day

By |2017-12-04T22:03:33+00:00February 11th, 2015|ACT, SAT|

Your kids have already been given the basics about what to bring on test day, but below are some tips for parents on the day their child is taking the ACT & SAT. List of what students need to bring to the SAT test You should run through this list 3-4 days in advance and then [...]

6 02, 2015

Guide to SAT Subject Tests

By |2017-08-28T18:19:42+00:00February 6th, 2015|SAT|

SAT Subject Tests are the only nationally recognized admissions tests that allow students to test in a specific subject(s) to better illustrate their mastery in that area(s). What Subject Tests Are Offered and When? There are 20 different Subjects Tests and each are offered at different times throughout the year. Upcoming Subject Test dates can [...]