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Why do all U.S. colleges and universities accept SAT scores?
The College Board’s Higher Ed Colloquium is never a typical conference. A unique opportunity that gathers professionals and leaders in admission, enrollment, and financial aid, the Colloquium provides a forum for many tough discussions about the state of higher education in this country. Topics range from affordability to academic rigor to race relations on campus.
Individuals with higher education levels earn more, pay more taxes, and are more likely than others to be employed and to have job benefits such as retirement and health insurance. Adults with more education are also more likely to move up the socioeconomic ladder and less likely to rely on public assistance, according to Education Pays 2016, the latest report from the College Board’s Trends in Higher Education series.
At the College Board, "We must dedicate ourselves once again to clearing a path for all students to own their future," said President and CEO David Coleman at the 2016 National Summit on Education Reform.
Mike Hanson, Superintendent of Fresno Unified School District in California, announced this week he is stepping down next August. Supt. Hanson is a long-time friend and partner of the College Board and has transformed the district into a model of excellence and innovation.