SAT Prep

14 02, 2020

Should I Take the SAT Essay?

By |2020-02-14T17:37:40+00:00February 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Students often wonder if they need to take the SAT essay...they may have heard it was optional, or that some schools don’t require it, or that it simply doesn’t matter very much. In this article, we’ll go over both what the SAT essay is and whether or not you should take it. What Is the [...]

16 12, 2019

How Many Times Should You Take the SAT?

By |2020-02-14T17:43:44+00:00December 16th, 2019|SAT, Uncategorized|

While prepping for the SAT, students often ask how many times they should take the test. The short answer? You can take it as many times as you want, but that doesn’t mean you should. How Many Times Can You Take the SAT? Currently, there is no limit to the number of times a student [...]

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 [...]

7 05, 2015

NEW SAT: A Teacher’s Perspective

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

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+00:00March 26th, 2015|Other Posts|

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 [...]