Five takeaways from a session hosted by Dean Bentley, Senior Director of Financial Aid Engagement and Services of the College Board, Bonnie Behm, Director of Financial Assistant at Villanova University, and Kathy Blaisdell, Director of Student Financial Services at Mount Holyoke College.
All Access – News for Members
Said Stefanie Sanford, Chief of Global Policy and External Relations at the College Board, “In order to play the game, you need to know the rules, build your skills, and show up to be successful.”
hursday’s morning colloquium was full of energy as David Coleman celebrated National Principals Month by spotlighting the work of a stellar panel of school principals from across the nation.
The College Board’s 2017 Trends in Higher Education reports show continuing moderate annual increases in published tuition and fee prices, ranging from 2.9% to 3.6% across the public and private nonprofit sectors of higher education.
At this year’s opening plenary in New York City, Ambassador Susan Rice and John Rice accepted the College Board Medal of Distinction Award on behalf of their mother Lois Dickson Rice, who was known to many as the “mother of the Pell Grant.”
The College Board regularly keeps our members and other educators abreast of new developments in our work to ensure the integrity of the testing process and provide students in the U.S. and across the globe with opportunities to take the SAT in a fair testing environment.
Last week, two College Board staff members presented at the National Forum to Advance Rural Education, hosted by the National Rural Education Association and Battelle for Kids.
States continue to make investments to increase the number of students succeeding in advanced computer science course work.
We at the College Board have been operating in Puerto Rico for more than 50 years, and today we take a simple pledge: We Are Not Leaving: #NoNosVamos.
This week the New York City Department of Education announced record numbers of NYC students are taking and scoring a 3 or higher on AP Exams.