The College Board and Code.org have partnered with the National Science Foundation’s new AccessCSForAll project to create an AP CSP course that presents no obstacles for students with disabilities, including students who are deaf, blind, and/or have learning disabilities.
All Access – News for Members
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) has announced that students in its College Readiness Program substantially outpaced the average rate of growth for scores of 3, 4, or 5 on AP Exams in math, science, and English. Increases in AP math and science achievement were particularly significant for female students, as well as African American and Latino students.
"We knew we had to offer a test for accountability for the state, but we wanted to focus on which one would provide us with the resources to do what is best for our students," Desarae Witmer, director of curriculum and instruction at Yukon Public Schools, said. "For us, that was the SAT."
Every student deserves the opportunity to prepare for and participate in rigorous coursework that puts them on a successful path to higher education and the workforce. The College Credit in High School Working Group believes that the tools provided in their new report can help make that aspiration a reality.
The second annual Score Week for Counselors is happening next week, Dec. 4-8!
In partnership with 11 school districts, the College Board has launched an Official SAT Practice Student Ambassador pilot program to amplify student voices in our mission to increase access to college and career.
Recently, the College Board hosted a series of webinars that highlighted key trends in SAT scores, what these trends mean for the current application cycle, and what enrollment leaders can expect in 2018 and beyond.
The Department of Education will work with the College Board to expand student access to unique, personalized learning pathways, including free, Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy and AP courses.
This past May, millions of students around the world took AP Exams to demonstrate the knowledge and skills they acquired throughout the school year. See some key takeaways from this year’s administration.
You may have read about Isabelle Riddle in our Senior Year Chronicles this summer. We have one more exciting update about this impressive student from Canton, Georgia, who was a member of the College Board's Youth Advisory Council.