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Students can get SAT Practice Scores Instantly on their Smartphone with New App
09/30/2015
Students will now be able to get their SAT practice scores in seconds, right from their smartphone, for free. Today the College Board launched a new free SAT practice smartphone application: “Daily Practice for the New SAT”.
Counselors learn details about the redesigned SAT and take part in a free, interactive workshop
09/28/2015
Counselors across the country are attending free counselor workshops, as the College Board works to make sure that the people who are guiding our students through the college planning process have the latest, most accurate information and resources available on our redesigned assessments, financial aid, and college advising in general.
In the News: How the College Board changed its standardized testing approach
09/23/2015
"It may come as some surprise that one of the first people who will admit that the current testing model is broken is also at the helm of the company that produces some of the biggest tests in K-12 and higher ed, the Advanced Placement and SAT exams." Read more from EducationDive's post on how the College Board is moving beyond assessments.
Rebecca Wenrich, 2015 SpringBoard Teacher of Distinction
09/22/2015

The College Board is pleased to announce Rebecca Wenrich as the 2015 SpringBoard Teacher of Distinction. Ms. Wenrich, who has been an English Language Arts teacher at Gig Harbor (Wash.) High School since 2006, is being recognized for her effective teaching practices and successful implementation of SpringBoard in the classroom. 

Prior-Prior Year and Higher Education Finance Models Among Topics for the 2016 Higher Ed Colloquium
09/21/2015
FAFSA's recent shift to Prior-Prior year will be a hot topic of discussion at the 2016 Higher Ed Colloquium, taking place January 9-11 in Coronado, California. Learn more about the program, and how to register.
09/17/2015

Today the College Board announced a partnership with the National Constitution Center to deliver to educators and students the Interactive Constitution, a new online tool that transforms the U.S. Constitution into a unique interactive educational experience.

09/03/2015

Today, the College Board released its 2015 Program Results report, which showed a larger and more diverse group of students than ever before participating in challenging course work.

The PSAT/NMSQT®, SAT®, and AP® Exams always have been opportunity assessments, linking students to scholarships, college admission, and course credit. Anchored in the belief that students today need more opportunities — not more tests — the College Board has redesigned these exams and connected them to a wider array of educational and scholarship benefits.