ACT prep

13 08, 2020

An ACT/SAT Reading List

By |2020-08-13T18:59:13+00:00August 13th, 2020|ACT, SAT, Uncategorized|

“What books on an ACT/SAT reading list will help me improve my Reading Test score?” As an ACT/SAT coach, I am occasionally asked this question by ambitious students (but more frequently by ambitious parents). Although the answer is not as simple as you might hope, the following three simple tips will help you to create [...]

24 04, 2020

What’s on the ACT Math Test?

By |2020-04-29T13:45:12+00:00April 24th, 2020|ACT, Uncategorized|

Taking the ACT Math Test Soon? Katherine Johnson, the mathematician who calculated the exact flight trajectories which allowed Apollo 11 to land on the moon and return to Earth, once said that “there will always, always be mathematics.” Whether we realize it or not, math is an integral part of our lives. Math allows bakers [...]

3 04, 2020

When Should I Start ACT/SAT Prep?

By |2020-04-03T15:04:02+00:00April 3rd, 2020|ACT, SAT, Uncategorized|

“When should I start ACT/SAT prep?” is a common question on the minds of rising Juniors and Seniors, as they think about their upcoming school year. Ideally, you should start preparing for the ACT or SAT about 3 months (13 weeks) before the test date. For example, if you were planning on taking the ACT [...]

11 03, 2017

How to Organize Your Summer ACT and SAT Test Prep

By |2018-07-16T03:07:43+00:00March 11th, 2017|Other Posts|

Ice cream cones, sandy beaches, clear blue water and the giant test prep book? Which one is unlike all the others? Believe it or not, they all belong together. Even though your son or daughter will tell you otherwise, the summer is one of the best times for the ACT and SAT prep and to work on [...]

25 01, 2016

4 Reasons Parents & Students Choose Testive for SAT / ACT Prep

By |2016-01-25T09:28:42+00:00January 25th, 2016|Other Posts|

This year we were fortunate enough to have two leading Boston television stations produce stories about Testive and how we've helped students increase their SAT and ACT scores. In both stories, one thing was clear: both parents and students were happy with their decision to choose Testive for SAT prep and for ACT prep. This article reveals [...]

31 12, 2015

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

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

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 [...]

29 12, 2015

How Testive Software Helps Raise SAT/ACT Scores

By |2015-12-29T09:00:59+00:00December 29th, 2015|Other Posts|

What exactly makes Testive's free prep software so effective? In this video, our VP of Engineering, David Chippendale, explains what makes Testive's software work and how it helps students see great results. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Hi, my name’s David and I’m the VP of Engineering here at Testive. I’m going to be explaining what the “secret sauce” [...]

22 12, 2015

How Testive Motivates Students to Prep for ACT / SAT

By |2018-07-10T17:08:05+00:00December 22nd, 2015|Other Posts|

Let's face it, SAT and ACT prep is not really on the top of any teenager's list of "fun things to do." So how can parents get kids to prep for the ACT / SAT without too much grumbling and pain? In this video, CEO Tom Rose explains how Testive's unique approach motivates students to prep. If [...]

21 05, 2015

When & How to Prep for the NEW SAT

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

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 [...]

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 [...]