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SAT Score Release: What Does Higher Ed Need to Know?
05/17/2016
This May, more than 300 higher education professionals joined Jack Buckley, Senior Vice President of Research, and Stacy Caldwell, Vice President of College Readiness Assessments, for a “live FAQ” about scores from the new SAT. Stacy and Jack addressed and answered the most pressing questions we’ve heard from the higher ed and K-12 communities about new SAT scores.
Information about New SAT to ACT Concordance Tables
05/12/2016
Today on ACT’s website, ACT CEO Marten Roorda called into question the integrity of the new SAT concordance tables. It is vital to students and our members that we correct this misinformation.
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New Research Report Examines Students’ Use of New College Scorecard Data
05/05/2016
The Brookings Institution recently highlighted a report by two College Board researchers, titled “Student Responsiveness to Earnings Data in the College Scorecard."
Young Women + Education = Power
04/27/2016
Six Latina students from NYC, California, and New Jersey inspired educators and theirs peers at this year's Prepárate conference.
AP Student Panel: Lessons from Those We Teach
04/22/2016
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.
Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Prepárate
04/18/2016
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
04/13/2016
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.
The College Board Remembers George Hyde Hanford, Photo credit: Micah Brown
04/11/2016

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.

Nicole Hurd, founder and CEO of College Advising Corps, on PBS's <i>Charlie Rose</i>.
04/05/2016

We at the College Board are always glad when the vital work of our friends and partners to increase educational access and opportunity is widely recognized. Consequently, we were very happy to see Nicole Hurd, founder and CEO of College Advising Corps (CAC), interviewed on Charlie Rose last month.

#Collegiance Returns: Celebrate Students’ College Decision
03/31/2016
For the second year, the College Board is recognizing the hard work of these students with #Collegiance, a social media contest for students who pledge their collegiance in a creative and original way on Instagram.

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