Higher education opportunities are often limited or non-existent for refugees around the world. The lives of future generations are lost in the process of fighting to survive in the host countries. Taking this matter into their hands, over 20 organizations and programs have put their efforts together to create the Connected Learning in Crisis Consortium (CLCC), whose goal is to expand higher education opportunities for refugees.
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PHOTO: Hall-Dale High School’s award ceremony. From left to right: Jerry White, National Rural Education Association; Mark Tinkham, Principal of Hall-Dale High School; Pat Doyle, College Board.
The College Board has released results from the first National SAT Validity Study that examined how well SAT scores predict first-year college grades and retention to the second year.
This op-ed by David Coleman appeared on theatlantic.com on May 22, 2019. Read the original article here.
Join College Board lead researchers for a readout and discussion of the results of the 2019 National SAT Validity Study. Participants will hear key takeaways from the first National Operational SAT Validity Study conducted for the new SAT and have the opportunity to ask questions.
The Environmental Context Dashboard (ECD) is a new admissions tool that allows colleges to incorporate a student’s school and environmental context into their admissions process in a data-driven, consistent way.
Nan Davis, Austin College’s vice president for Institutional Enrollment, was presented the Homer P. Rainey Award for Outstanding Achievement and Service to Austin College at the annual Honors Convocation April 25 on campus.
Due to recent spikes in applications in the last few years, the Office of Admissions has implemented more ways of gathering information on prospective students. They are finishing up their third year of using the Environmental Context Dashboard (ECD).
We were determined to have a president who would not accept current history as inevitable...From time to time you choose to be different because you choose not to atrophy and because you choose to make the world a different place..." - Former Chair, the Board of Trustees of the College Board John T. Casteen III, 1986