All Access – News for Members
Dr. Joyce Brown led a panel session on FAFSA resources and information, and engaged educators from Clark County School District in a conversation about the future of financial aid.
Sal Khan Opens College Board National Forum 2014 with Discussion of Khan Academy; Partnership with the College Board
Sal Khan, founder and executive director of the Khan Academy, delivered the opening College Board Forum plenary session to a packed ballroom, sharing the story of how Khan Academy came to be and how the Khan Academy and the College Board are working together to ensure that every student has access to a high-quality education.
The Academic Assembly met Monday afternoon to discuss priorities, and explore how College Board initiatives can effect change for the academic community in the coming year.
Overheard at Forum: Carlos O. Cano, Admissions Counselor at the William Paterson University of New Jersey
Live from Forum 2014: Meet Carlos O. Cano, Admissions Counselor at the William Paterson University of New Jersey.
Members of the Guidance and Admissions Assembly met Monday afternoon to approve motions, and address new business.
Students who take challenging course work in high school, particularly Advanced Placement (AP), are more likely to get into and graduate from colleges of their choice, and educational and political institutions are taking note. In a morning colloquium, College Board Associate Director of Social Justice Nicole Young and two former high school teachers -- Colorado State Representative James Wilson and Towson University Professor of Mathematics Gail Kaplan – discussed innovative projects aimed at providing more students with the access and the will to challenge themselves academically.
Live from Forum 2014: Meet Raul Fonts, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid at Providence College
More than 150 first-time Forum attendees got some insider tips on how to get the most out of their Forum experience as part of the “New Attendee Welcome” session Monday morning.
Overheard at Forum: Andre Lawson, Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator at the University of Nevada-Reno
Live coverage from Forum 2014: Meet Andre Lawson, Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator at the University of Nevada-Reno.
Ed Klotzbier, New England Regional Vice President and Rachelle Pérusse, Regional Council Chair and Associate Professor, University of Connecticut share updates from the New England region, and highlight member strengths and successes.