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All Access – News for Members

Who's Speaking at Forum This Year?
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.

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.

RSVP for 9/20 Book Talk and Panel: "Matching Students to Opportunity"
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.
Members in the News: Trustee Michael Sorrell and His “Labor of Love”

Michael Sorrell, president of Paul Quinn College and College Board Trustee, was featured in Washington Monthly's September/October 2016 issue.

AP Computer Science Principles Course Aims to Attract More Students to the Field
"The College Board's new offering focuses on expanding access as more jobs require computing knowledge," writes reporter Amy Golod.
Two College Board Partners Named "Most Innovative People in Higher Education"

Two of our partners topped Washington Monthly's "Sixteen Most Innovative People in Higher Education" list—Nicole Hurd, founder of College Advising Corps, and Dan Porterfield, president of Franklin & Marshall College and College Board trustee.

How Starbucks Serves Its Students
More than seventy percent of Starbucks employees are students or aspiring students. Thanks to the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, they can now earn a bachelor’s degree through Arizona State University — with full tuition reimbursement for all four years.
Happy 30th Anniversary ACCUPLACER
This year, ACCUPLACER celebrates its 30th anniversary. Throughout its three decades, ACCUPLACER has provided institutions with immediate and accurate results on their students’ strengths and weaknesses in core subjects, while delivering reliable data to aid in college course placement.
Supporting Parents on the Journey to College
The College Board is hosting a monthly webinar series to help parents support their children during the college planning process. Sign up today!