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Looking Back and Looking Ahead at Forum 2016
10/27/2016
During his town hall on Wednesday, College Board President and CEO David Coleman looked back at the challenges and successes of the past year, and looked ahead to the goals and priorities for the next.
10/25/2016

New resources are available to help school counselors and college access advisors assist students during the college admission process.

The Council of National School Counseling and College Access Organizations has launched a new website (http://schoolcounselingcollegeaccess.org/) containing tools for college advising.

Share your knowledge at the 2017 A Dream Deferred and Prepárate Conferences
10/06/2016
We are seeking proposals for the 2017 A Dream Deferred™: The Future of African American Education and the Prepárate™: Educating Latinos for the Future of America conferences.
White House Honors Three College Board Partners
10/04/2016
On September 30, three College Board partners—Kim Cook, Nicole Hurd, and Daniel Porterfield—were named “White House Champions of Change for College Opportunity.”
College Board Releases 2016 Program Results
09/29/2016

This year's report shows a surge of students are taking the new SAT Suite of Assessments, creating an opportunity pathway for more than six million students. SAT participation increases for test-takers in 2016; and 1.7 million are using free Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy®.

Members Host “Arriba FAFSA Family Night” in Colorado
09/26/2016
This fall, Deb Thyng Schmidt, college advisor at Longmont High School in Colorado, and Tom Biedscheid, director of student financial services at Colorado State University (CSU), worked together to make the transition to the 2017-18 FAFSA easier for families in their community.
Who's Speaking at Forum This Year?
09/21/2016
This year's lineup includes leaders from Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, College Advising Corps, the U.S. House of Representatives, and The New York Times.
09/13/2016

Educators looking for up-to-date information on Prior-Prior Year (PPY) are encouraged to download a new resource guide produced by the College Board and NACAC. The guide reflects discussions among counseling, admission, and financial aid professionals who devoted time to exploring the role of ethical standards in the transition to PPY. Practical hands-on guidance and case studies are highlighted in the guide.

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RSVP for 9/20 Book Talk and Panel: "Matching Students to Opportunity"
09/06/2016
All members in the Washington, D.C. area are invited to join the College Board for a book talk and discussion on September 20, 9:30-11:00 am ET.

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