“There’s no doubt arts education is important and beneficial for college and career readiness. The College Board speaks to schools all across the country to make sure the arts have their rightful place. But I think we as educators have to pause. We need to confess and declare that education is not just about preparing for college and careers. It is a soul craft.”
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Join the College Board in Anaheim, CA, July 13–17, 2016 for the AP Annual Conference, the largest professional development gathering of the Advanced Placement Program® (AP) and Pre-AP® communities.
On May 17 in Washington, D.C., the College Board and The Atlantic teamed up once again to recognize some of the best student writing in the world.
The National Chinese Language Conference, a forum co-organized by the College Board and Asia Society that discusses best practices in Chinese language and culture education, celebrated its ninth annual event this year.
This May, more than 300 higher education professionals joined Jack Buckley, Senior Vice President of Research, and Stacy Caldwell, Vice President of College Readiness Assessments, for a “live FAQ” about scores from the new SAT. Stacy and Jack addressed and answered the most pressing questions we’ve heard from the higher ed and K-12 communities about new SAT scores.
The following article originally appeared on Forbes.com on May 12, 2016. Read the original post.
In 2014, the College Board announced it would redesign the SAT to better reflect what students need to know to be ready for college, and to connect them with more and better opportunities. Now, scores for the very first administration of the new SAT — which took place in March — are available online.
Today on ACT’s website, ACT CEO Marten Roorda called into question the integrity of the new SAT concordance tables. It is vital to students and our members that we correct this misinformation.
Tuesday was Teacher Appreciation Day, and we celebrated on social media by asking the AP community to share their #APTeacherAppreciation.
On May 9, scores from the March SAT® administration were provided to educators in a data file on the new integrated score portal. Students will receive their scores on May 10. Check out the College Board's resources for accessing, understanding, and using new SAT scores.