24 07, 2017

Can we just use the learning software without paying for a Coaching plan?

By | 2017-07-24T23:24:18+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

You can, but unless your child is super self-motivated, they probably won't see the kind of improvement that our full program offers. Solely using the software is best for students who can consistently motivate themselves to study, stay focused on their weakest areas, and reflect deeply on their wrong answers. However, we’ve found that mentorship [...]

24 07, 2017

What if we need to cancel?

By | 2017-07-24T23:24:01+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

If you decide you need to cancel for any reason, we'll be sad to see you go, but will stop your plan immediately and you won't be charged for future months.

24 07, 2017

How do you determine whether or not my child has done the work?

By | 2017-07-24T23:23:42+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

Your Coach will monitor your child's performance throughout the week by checking their Testive dashboard. Here's what they're looking for: 30% – Commitment Grade: The % of days a student preps based on the number that he or she committed to over the last seven days. 30% – Question Grade: The % of questions a [...]

24 07, 2017

Why aren’t Coaching sessions longer?

By | 2017-07-24T23:22:33+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

Since your Coach is monitoring your child's performance on their assignments throughout the week, they don't need as much time to review the previous week's work as a traditional private tutor. Our software combined with Coaching cuts down on the busy-work and lets your Coach and your child focus on strategies to overcome challenges, goal-setting [...]

24 07, 2017

What happens if our child doesn’t do the work?

By | 2017-08-01T00:06:08+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

Every time a student misses a committed study day, their coach is immediately notified. Your Coach will reach out to your child right away to determine if this was just a one-off situation or if your child’s learning plan needs to be recalibrated. If a student develops a pattern of missing commitments, your Coach will [...]

24 07, 2017

My child has a learning difference. Can you accommodate them?

By | 2017-07-24T23:21:15+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

Our approach to students with learning differences is to build a personalized plan suited to them that leverages their skills and builds around their weaknesses. We have a few pieces of tech that are especially useful for students with learning disabilities: for dyslexia, we have guided videos walking through all practice questions that include writing, [...]