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All Access – News for Members

Access & Diversity Collaborative
09/19/2014
The College Board’s Access & Diversity Collaborative has partnered with the American Council on Education’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy on a new survey study to examine how legal challenges to race-conscious admissions have changed contemporary admissions practices at selective colleges and universities.
deliveringopportunity.org
09/15/2014
The University of California announced last week in a newsletter to high school counselors that they will continue to require the SAT essay for admission, in addition to posting an informational article about the redesigned SAT.
deliveringopportunity.org
09/10/2014
In addition to posting an informational article about the redesigned SAT, the University of California announced this week in a newsletter to high school counselors that they will continue to require the SAT Essay for admission.
Sample College Application Fee Waiver Form
09/03/2014
As part of its effort to propel low-income, first generation, and underrepresented students into the educational opportunities they have earned, the College Board is introducing major changes to the College Application Fee-Waiver Program.
Create your own #backtoschoolfavorite
08/25/2014
Share what you're most excited about this back-to-school season with All Access and the College Board! Whether it's the fall foliage, or a new #2 pencil, we want to know what motivates you this time of year as students gear up for another year of learning.
College Board Forum 2014, Oct. 27-29, Las Vegas, NV
08/14/2014

The College Board Forum is the preeminent annual gathering of K–12 and higher education professionals from all areas of expertise.

The Forum offers a wealth of sessions and workshops led by experienced colleagues that focus on finding solutions to today’s most pressing education issues.

08/06/2014

On July 15, 2014, the Fifth Circuit issued its opinion in the Fisher litigation, on remand from the Supreme Court. The three-judge panel (in a 2-1 decision) upheld the University of Texas at Austin’s race-conscious admission policy. The College Board's Access & Diversity Collaborative shares its case analysis on the decision with All Access.

David Coleman and Stefanie Sanford at Next New World Conference
07/18/2014

David Coleman, President of the College Board and Stefanie Sanford, Chief of Global Policy & Advocacy both joined other national thought leaders at the Thomas Friedman Next New World Conference on June 12, 2014.

Ángela María García, Executive Director of College Planning and Access, College Board
07/15/2014
Ángela María García, Executive Director of College Planning and Access for the College Board blogged for firstgenerationstudent.com, and laid out ten ideas for students gearing up to start college in the fall. From completing all necessary financial aid and housing forms, to shopping for school supplies, García's tips aim to help students transition into the next big phase in their lives.
William E. Harner, Ph.D., Superintendent of Schools, Quakertown Community School District
07/15/2014
Quakertown Community School District Superintendent William Harner chats with All Access at the 2014 AP® Annual Conference about what information he will take back to his district, and what he's learning from his colleagues across the country to improve student outcomes in his district.

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