Test Precision: An App for Standardized Test Prep.

rightTest Precision is a new app for students preparing to take the ACT or the SAT. It helps students prepare for the test where they are: on their smartphones. As we all know, teens are quite addicted to their smartphones and making Test Precision a part of that existing routine and habit just makes perfect sense.
More than ever today’s high school student has increasingly less free time to study for the ACT and SAT in between class work and extracurricular activities. Being able to access Test Precision on the way to school or in between activities is a major advantage versus physically scheduling and attending a test prep weekend class or hiring a one-on-one tutor. Test Precision also lessens the anxiety associated with cramming for the SAT or ACT by providing an ‘access anytime’ app so the student can chip away at their preparation over time. This is in stark contrast to attending high intensity classes or lugging around a static, one-size-fits-all book and trying to pour through too much content all at once.
I asked Mohak Rastogione, a student who has tested the app, to tell me about his experience with Test Precision:
Q. Why did you decide to get help preparing for standardized tests?
I decided to get help for standardized testing because I honestly didn’t know what to expect on the SAT/ACT. I figured by having help in preparing I’d be a little more prepared come testing time.
Q. Why did you choose an app to help with test prep?
I was offered the opportunity to help test the app, so I didn’t necessarily look for Test Precision specifically. I ended up taking the offer for two reasons. 1) I wanted to see how preparing for big tests like the ACT/SAT could be done on the go (on my phone), and how effective it would actually be. The second reason was because I was getting ready to take the ACT and I hadn’t had any prior experience with the ACT besides self studying, so I figured this would be a good time to get some practice in while helping test the app.
Q. How has Test Precision helped prepare you for the test?
Test Precision helped guide me to which test I should take. The diagnostic test determined that I was a better fit for the ACT and my chances of a higher score would be found with the ACT.
Q. How long have you used the app and have you taken a test since you started using it?
I tested the app for around 4-6 weeks and I did take the ACT twice since testing the application out.
Q. What is your favorite part of using the app?
My favorite part of using the application was the ability to take practice tests/questions where ever I would go. Instead of lugging around heavy test prep books, my phone was/is always on me so studying/practicing for the ACT was much easier and flexible
Test Precision is available for free download in both Google Play and on iTunes. Individual SAT and ACT tests are available for a one time subscription fee of $39.99 per SAT or ACT package.

Source: http://www.parentscountdowntocollegecoach.com/2014/11/25/test-precision-app-standardized-test-prep/

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