The College Board and Code.org have partnered with the National Science Foundation’s new AccessCSForAll project to create an AP CSP course that presents no obstacles for students with disabilities, including students who are deaf, blind, and/or have learning disabilities.
All Access – News for Members
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) has announced that students in its College Readiness Program substantially outpaced the average rate of growth for scores of 3, 4, or 5 on AP Exams in math, science, and English. Increases in AP math and science achievement were particularly significant for female students, as well as African American and Latino students.
Every student deserves the opportunity to prepare for and participate in rigorous coursework that puts them on a successful path to higher education and the workforce. The College Credit in High School Working Group believes that the tools provided in their new report can help make that aspiration a reality.
The Department of Education will work with the College Board to expand student access to unique, personalized learning pathways, including free, Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy and AP courses.
This past May, millions of students around the world took AP Exams to demonstrate the knowledge and skills they acquired throughout the school year. See some key takeaways from this year’s administration.
J.D. Vance, author of the best-selling memoir Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, encourages educators to think about how we can better support America's rural students.
"AP CSP helps you become more creative and find different steps to solving a problem,” said Mariama, a student from Wings Academy High School in the Bronx.
On Thursday, school leaders from three of the "2017 SAT Practice All In Challenge" districts gathered to discuss what they did to boost the number of students using Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy.
Said Stefanie Sanford, Chief of Global Policy and External Relations at the College Board, “In order to play the game, you need to know the rules, build your skills, and show up to be successful.”
The College Board regularly keeps our members and other educators abreast of new developments in our work to ensure the integrity of the testing process and provide students in the U.S. and across the globe with opportunities to take the SAT in a fair testing environment.