Darnell Heywood, College Board Trustee and Chair of Counseling and Admissions Council, has been featured in her Columbus Academy's online newspaper for her role with the College Board.
All Access – News for Members
In April, the Access & Diversity Collaborative released the first "Connections" quarterly newsletter to its sponsors. The newsletters will be archived and housed here on All Access.
High school students have sent a clear message: they want to take advanced computer science courses.
More than 140 students and teachers from 16 school districts across North Carolina gathered at the State Capitol in Raleigh on May 30 to thank legislators for supporting the North Carolina Advanced Placement Partnership (NCAPP) and to advocate for inclusion of AP in the state’s accountability system.
A new study using 10 million PSAT/NMSQT-takers shows that hotter school days in the year prior to the test lowers scores, and the damage is worse for low income and minority students.
On May 23, the College Board formally launched the India Global Higher Education Alliance in India at the inaugural Symposium in New Delhi. This event brought together founding Alliance member universities from India, founding affiliate member universities from around the world, and secondary schools in India to have important discussions about how to ensure access, inclusion and excellence in the transition to higher education in India.
"Education is the great equalizer. It has the potential to open doors to limitless opportunities, while eliminating barriers that could derail dreams; and college in particular provides students with the tools necessary to embark on a successful career."
Dr. Talithia Williams is best known for lectures and lessons that “take sophisticated numerical concepts and make them understandable to a wide audience.” Her keynote at the New England Regional Forum was no exception, as she dug into data about today’s high school and college students and encouraged audience members to unpack it together.
JaKevis Brown, a high school senior at Hardee High School in Wauchula, Florida, and member of the College Board’s Youth Advisory Council, received 28 college acceptance letters and $300,000 in scholarship offers to attend college. This fall he'll attend Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla.