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All Access – News for Members

Tuesday was Teacher Appreciation Day, and we celebrated on social media by asking the AP community to share their #APTeacherAppreciation.
New SAT Scores Are Now Available!

On May 9, scores from the March SAT® administration were provided to educators in a data file on the new integrated score portal. Students will receive their scores on May 10. Check out the College Board's resources for accessing, understanding, and using new SAT scores.

California AP Students and Educators Fight for a Uniform AP Credit Policy
On April 19, at the Assembly Higher Education Committee hearing at the California State Capitol, educators and students lined up to support of AB1985, a bill that would require California Community Colleges to develop and adopt a uniform policy of awarding general education course credits for AP exam scores of 3 or higher.
AP Para Todos Community Event
To celebrate the 10th annual Prepárate conference and highlight the importance of the Advanced Placement Program, the College Board and the New York City Department of Education hosted a community event for over 300 Latino students and their families on April 18.
AP Student Panel: Lessons from Those We Teach
Francisco Cortes, vice president of Fox News Latino, sat down with three high school students to discuss the benefits of AP coursework and what educators can do to help their students succeed.

If the saying is true that states are the laboratories of democracy, then the Sunshine State has perfected an educational strategy that’s worth replicating for Latino students across the country.

Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Prepárate
This year, Prepárate began with an inspiring keynote by New York City School Chancellor Carmen Fariña. “Our immigrant kids are an asset, not a deficit,” she told the audience of more than 700 attendees.
Education Leaders Honored at the Middle States Regional Forum
Arsallah Shairzay, Dean of Early College and Advanced Placement Program® at the Friendship Collegiate Academy in Washington, DC and Rodney Morrison, Associate Provost for Enrollment and Retention Management at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY recently received prestigious recognition from the Middle States Region of the College Board for their service and leadership in education.
David Coleman on the Value of Religious Education

On March 28, David Coleman delivered a keynote address to more than 5,000 educators at the National Catholic Education Association’s annual conference. Coleman’s remarks focused on two themes: the unique value of religious education, and the College Board’s responsibility to ensure assessments deliver opportunity to all students.

The College Board Remembers George Hyde Hanford, Photo credit: Micah Brown

George Hyde Hanford served the College Board with distinction for 32 years, including as president from 1979 until his retirement in 1986. Through archived memos, letters, newspaper clippings, and conference agendas, All Access was able to gain insight into legacy of George Hyde Hanford, who died Sunday, April 3 at age 95.