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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 Launches Next-Generation ACCUPLACER Tests
10/03/2016
The College Board’s next-generation ACCUPLACER placement tests are now available, with redesigned reading, writing, and math content.
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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.
Members in the News: Trustee Michael Sorrell and His “Labor of Love”
09/06/2016

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

Two College Board Partners Named "Most Innovative People in Higher Education"
08/31/2016

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.

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