ISEE Middle Level 7 Full-Length Practice Tests

Piqosity now offers 7 full-length practice tests for the ISEE Middle Level for students applying to grades 7 and 8. These practice tests and their associated adaptive practice questions are available to purchase now for just $99. Sign up now for a 7-day, no-credit-card-required free trial. In total, Piqosity's practice material for the ISEE Middle [...]

By |2018-07-30T17:20:37-05:00July 30th, 2018|Piqosity News|0 Comments

Major Fall Update Introduces Concept Lessons

Early Friday morning we pushed a major software update to Piqosity which introduces Concept Lessons. These lessons allow students to brush up on tested academic concepts directly within the Piqosity application. For example, if an ISEE student doesn't quite understand the probability, they can now read a lesson walking them through the topic. Now [...]

By |2020-10-16T16:51:11-05:00October 16th, 2020|Piqosity News|0 Comments

What is Tested on the ISEE Lower Level – An Analysis of Topics, Difficulty, and Even Word Counts

The Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) Lower Level is a popular admissions test taken by American students applying to private US middle schools for grades 5 and 6. It is developed and marketed by the non-profit Educational Records Bureau (ERB). Students receive about 2.5-hours to complete the 117-question ISEE, which is comprised of 4, [...]

By |2020-09-15T14:52:15-05:00September 15th, 2020|Analysis, Educators, ISEE Lower Level, Piqosity News|0 Comments

10 ISEE Practice Tests Available Now

Piqosity now offers a market-leading 10 full-length ISEE practice tests each for the Upper, Middle, and Lower level ISEE tests. No other content publisher comes close to offering this amount of ISEE practice tests*. Piqosity's tests are level-specific, meaning that there really are 10 tests for each level of the ISEE for applying to [...]

Pursuing a Dream – Why I Founded Piqosity

A native Mississippian and 3rd generation Chinese-American, Shelby Joe explains his motivation for founding Piqosity. Shelby Joe (4th from left) with his Rice University students at the Great Wall of China. I started Piqosity, because I’m passionate about learning and about helping students and their educators achieve their aspirations. Shelby's Grandmother [...]

By |2020-09-16T17:44:55-05:00August 11th, 2020|Advocacy, Piqosity News|0 Comments

Free ACT and SAT Practice Tests

After more than a year in development, Piqosity.com (pique+curiosity) is excited to announce the launch of its practice tests for the ACT* and SAT* college admissions exams. Available immediately for free, each course features 7 full-length practice tests, which can be worked online straight through or broken up and personalized according to the student's [...]

By |2020-08-31T12:57:38-05:00June 22nd, 2020|ACT, Piqosity News, SAT|0 Comments

Remote Tutoring Apps and Tips

Remote tutoring with video chat software like Zoom, Skype, and Google Meet is a natural fit for Piqosity's adaptive practice platform for ISEE Upper Level, ISEE Lower Level, ACT, and SAT. With no bulky books and scattered papers to worry about, Piqosity and video chat software enable tutors to efficiently work with students without geographic restrictions. The [...]

By |2020-09-04T12:18:40-05:00March 23rd, 2020|Piqosity News|1 Comment

Spring 2020 Major Update Release Notes

The "ISEE 2019-2020 season" is now mostly over, which can mean only one thing for Piqosity -- it's safe to start tinkering with the software again! We're excited to announce our first major release of 2020, which brings a host of performance improvements and new features. New Features More Student Stats Tutor-Led Practice Student [...]

By |2020-02-26T17:07:59-06:00February 26th, 2020|ACT, ISEE Lower Level, ISEE Upper Level, Piqosity News|0 Comments

Release Notes for Major Update Spring 2019

We're excited to announce our first major software update of 2019. This release brings major new features plus big performance improvements. New Features Piqosity for Tutoring Companies and Schools Enhanced Leaderboard with Educators Tutoring companies and schools may now self-register on Piqosity to manage their tutors/teachers and students including paying for discounted user licenses. [...]

By |2019-05-09T15:58:24-05:00May 9th, 2019|Piqosity News|0 Comments