College Bound Students Can Earn $300 an Hour This Summer!

There is no better summer job for college bound students than working with Ivy Bound to prep for the SAT or ACT. Increasing your scores gives you a better chance of college admissions and opens the door to more scholarship opportunities! Our founder, Mark Greenstein, has put some numbers on the table concerning just how…

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Online Tutoring for Score Improvements

Our instructors offer online tutoring via Skype for the ACT and SAT. Over the years, we have found score improvements to be just as good for online students as in-person tutoring. In fact, we guarantee these improvements! The Ivy Bound Guarantee Since our test prep firm was founded in 2001, we’ve offered a guarantee to…

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Teaching to the Test for the ACT

Although the ACT is often overlooked, it may be a better test than the SAT for instruction and mastery. It’s an equally good admissions test for all colleges across the country. Why do we think it’s good to teach to the test for ACT prep? Students Develop Skills When educators teach to the test, you’re…

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Teaching to the Test for the SAT

Our founder, Mark Greenstein, would like to speak to school administrators about teaching to the test. It’s a good thing, so long as what’s on the test is valuable to be learned. He explains why no one should feel guilty about teaching to the test. Give Purpose to Lessons Teaching to the test is important…

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June SAT Subject Tests

At Ivy Bound, we would like to let parents of sophomores and freshmen know their students should target the June SAT Subject Tests. Often, these tests are not discussed until its too late in high schools. What’s the benefit of taking a subject-focused exam this summer? Show Your Expertise One of the best ways to…

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