Based on 60 Years of Science

The TruSpark assessment is based on 60 years of proven SIMA* science used with leaders at businesses such as NASA, IBM, Disney, Dupont, Merck, etc. We’ve adapted this motivational assessment to suit the unique needs of early- and mid-teens and made it scalable through technology. Decades of research have finally come together to provide students deep insights about their individual motivations.

Best of all, TruSpark then guides teens to see how those motivations align with higher education choices and career planning.

* System for Identifying Motivated Abilities (SIMA)

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It’s a one-of-a-kind, narrative-based assessment experience that combines a teen’s own personal stories with an interactive sorting process.

TruSpark's leadership team is a diverse set of professionals including:

Clinical psychologists

Certified teachers

Career recruiters



Life coaches

Discover the Hidden Motivations that Spark Your Student

TruSpark’s fun and interactive assessment process starts with stories and ends with powerful, life-changing insights.