31 12, 2015

Testive’s SAT/ACT Prep Products: FREE Software & Coaching

By | 2015-12-31T09:00:12+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

Did you know that Testive offers two products for SAT and ACT prep? In this video, Student Success Advisor Molly Schuh explains the two types of prep products Testive offers: our FREE adaptive software and our effective Coaching program. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Hi, my name’s Molly and I’m a Student Success Advisor here at Testive. I’m [...]

16 07, 2015

SAT: Evidence-Based Writing, Essay & NEW PSAT

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NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 11 Testive Head of Learning, John LaPlante, walks us through sample questions from the Evidence-Based Writing section, provides insight on the essay, and shares what Testive is planning for the NEW SAT & NEW PSAT in coming months. Evidence-Based Writing Overview The College Board has changed the writing section quite significantly—it now looks [...]

2 07, 2015

SAT: Evidence-Based Reading & Math Sections

By | 2017-08-14T19:33:14+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 10 Get a closer look at the Evidence-Based Reading and Math sections of the NEW SAT as Testive Coach, Ben Flores, provides commentary on some sample problems and tips on how you can prepare for them. Evidence Based Reading Overview One of the biggest (and most welcome) changes to the New SAT [...]

18 06, 2015

SAT: Advice from College Admissions

By | 2015-06-18T01:00:11+00:00 June 18th, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 9 Are college admissions counselors prepared for the NEW SAT? Kirk Daulerio from AdmitHub chimes in on this important topic. How do you think the NEW SAT will affect the college application process? Tough to say. I think it will take a few years of research on the part of colleges. [...]

4 06, 2015

SAT: Guidance from Guidance Counselors

By | 2015-06-04T01:00:36+00:00 June 4th, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 8 Sarah Newlin, Testive’s Guidance Counselor Outreach Consultant, explores how guidance counselors are preparing for the NEW SAT and what advice they’ll be giving parents and students. So, what are guidance counselors saying to their students about the NEW SAT? In truth, not all that much just yet. Most are still [...]

21 05, 2015

When & How to Prep for the NEW SAT

By | 2015-05-21T01:00:51+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT Academy: Lesson 7 Testive’s Student Success Advisor, Andrea Schlageter, explains best practices for preparing for the NEW SAT and how Testive can help students achieve their goals. When should a student start prepping for the NEW SAT? Students should figure out when they think they have 100 hours of sat prep time before [...]

7 05, 2015

NEW SAT: A Teacher’s Perspective

By | 2015-05-07T01:00:36+00:00 May 7th, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT Academy: Lesson 6 Math teacher and Testive Coach, Brian Skeffington, talks about how the NEW SAT is better-aligned with the Common Core curriculum and how that will affect students. From a teachers point of view, the College Board’s newly designed SAT is long overdue. While the old sat test was designed to assess a [...]

26 03, 2015

What’s Testive’s Take on the NEW SAT?

By | 2015-03-26T01:00:14+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 3 Everybody is talking about the NEW SAT ... including Testive. Here's what our CEO, Tom Rose, has to say about the test. Download our FREE eBook - NEW SAT: Everything You Need to Know to have all of this content in one place. You can also watch our pre-recorded webinar The NEW SAT What it [...]

12 03, 2015

NEW SAT Content Changes: Sneak Peek of What’s to Come

By | 2015-03-12T01:00:53+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Other Posts|0 Comments

NEW SAT ACADEMY: Lesson 2 We know the NEW SAT is changing, but what does that mean—in layman's terms? I sat down with Testive Coach, Sophie Heller, to get an overview of the NEW SAT content to clarify the changes for parents and students.   According to the College Board, the NEW SAT will include eight key changes. Relevant [...]

26 02, 2015

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

By | 2015-02-26T14:41:25+00:00 February 26th, 2015|Other Posts|4 Comments

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 [...]