ISEE / SSAT Test Prep with Evolved Education
At Evolved Education, our students are uniquely served.
Learn more about how we tailor a program unique to your child.
We offer a complimentary 15 minute call in order to learn about your child, your objectives, and what support you need to ensure that your investment is an effective one.
Most families work with us for between 4-6 months 2x per week with 3 mock exams.
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What Sets Us Apart?
- We avoid archaic ways of tutoring (such as using the same textbook for all students or having college-students as tutors.)
- Students do best when their tutor is a teacher who understands their student, how they learn best and how to teach so that they gain long-standing mastery of strategies, and the material, as they build stamina and timing — all essential to the success of the standardized testing experience.
- Our philosophy is to understand the student and their goals and to create a support program that fits their instructional needs precisely.
- We do particularly well with students who need individualized approaches due to learning differences, anxiety, or inexperience with standardized test taking.
- We deliver desired testing scores in a way that fits the student.
The Mindprint Assessment is a 45-minute computer-based assessment taken at home that tells us about a student’s reasoning, processing, memory and executive functioning. Results of the Mindprint helps us provide test prep that fits the student’s learning profile. Students can also use the results to help them with their studying.
The mock test allows us to learn what a student already knows and informs the instruction so that the student and the tutor are working together in the most efficient way. Mock tests also help students to build stamina and work on timing. We offer both paper and computer based mock exams.
Matching with a Tutor
Our tutors not only have a strong understanding of the exams, but they are also educators who teach and help your child to learn during each lesson.
Tutors help organize homework and practice in the manner your child learns best — sometimes this means providing specific assignments using a mode that fits your child’s learning style such as visual or auditory preferences; other times it means providing your child with specific schedules and checklists to ensure the practice gets done.
Your child’s tutor fully owns the test preparation program. No one is managing their instruction or lesson plans. They are educators, so they fully assess, plan and teach with autonomy using their training and expertise. Often this same tutor available for ongoing subject-area tutoring and future test preparation such as ACT or SAT.
Evolved Education tutors are all supported through our program, The Teaching School, where they receive ongoing professional development and support, ensuring that your investment in their work is contemporary and effective.
Monitoring your Student’s Progress
Our Head of Tutoring, Becky Reback, connects with you and your child’s tutor to ensure your goals are being met. She strategizes with you to solve any problems that may come up — such as your child being overwhelmed with the high school admissions process, struggling to study for the exam while also studying for classes in school, having trouble studying or making gains with points. We are fully committed to working with you through the process so that it is successful!
The WAY is the WIN & the OUTCOME is the WIN — we are committed to helping you have great outcomes, but also a process that feels good and works for your child and family.
We encourage families to have multiple mock tests throughout the process as they inform progress and the tutoring program. We discuss these results with you as needed and strategize with your child’s tutor to ensure that we are using time well.
Evolved Education Company is every family’s school support system.
Here, families can receive information, tutoring, test preparation, and mock testing, as well as school placement consulting during every step of their education journey. We offer 1-1 tutoring, parent education consulting & collaborative and proactive solution coaching, and school placement advisement from 2s programs through high school. We offer webinars and digital courses as well to share information, frameworks, and strategies to help parents to learn ways to support their children.
At Evolved Education Company, our guiding principle is the Evolved Educator Paradigm, an intervention strategy that addresses a child’s social, emotional, physical, and academic needs in order to guide students toward success in every aspect of their lives.
We have hourly support as well as mini, full and premium packages. Clients use us for all or parts of the process, whatever works for you and your student!
We also provide guidance for school admissions including NYC Public Schools, NYC Day Schools, Northeast Day Schools, Boarding Schools, Special Education