A new from the University of Virginia shows the impact of school day testing on college access.
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Rural and small schools in California participated in the College Board’s Rural and Small School Official
PHOTO: Hall-Dale High School’s award ceremony. From left to right: Jerry White, National Rural Education Association; Mark Tinkham, Principal of Hall-Dale High School; Pat Doyle, College Board.
The College Board has released results from the first National SAT Validity Study that examined how well SAT scores predict first-year college grades and retention to the second year.
This op-ed by David Coleman appeared on theatlantic.com on May 22, 2019. Read the original article here.
The Environmental Context Dashboard (ECD) is a new admissions tool that allows colleges to incorporate a student’s school and environmental context into their admissions process in a data-driven, consistent way.
Nan Davis, Austin College’s vice president for Institutional Enrollment, was presented the Homer P. Rainey Award for Outstanding Achievement and Service to Austin College at the annual Honors Convocation April 25 on campus.
Due to recent spikes in applications in the last few years, the Office of Admissions has implemented more ways of gathering information on prospective students. They are finishing up their third year of using the Environmental Context Dashboard (ECD).
We were determined to have a president who would not accept current history as inevitable...From time to time you choose to be different because you choose not to atrophy and because you choose to make the world a different place..." - Former Chair, the Board of Trustees of the College Board John T. Casteen III, 1986