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06/07/2018

A new study using 10 million PSAT/NMSQT-takers shows that hotter school days in the year prior to the test lowers scores, and the damage is worse for low income and minority students.

The NEW ACT/SAT concordance tables: What you need to know
06/05/2018

UPDATE (6/19): Access the 2018 ACT/SAT Concordance Webinar Recording here

College Board and ACT will be releasing the 2018 Concordance tables on June 14.

Join experts from ACT and College Board on Tuesday, June 19 from 2-3pm, ET for a webinar to introduce the new 2018 ACT/SAT concordance tables.

06/04/2018

Now more Arkansas students will be able to earn college credits for their hard work in AP, saving them time and money. The Arkansas Department Higher Education Coordinating Board recently approved an Advanced Placement (AP) credit policy that establishes a set of guidelines for the state’s public colleges and universities to award course credit for AP Exam scores of 3 or higher. 

College Board Members Gather in New Delhi to Announce the Launch of the India Global Higher Education Alliance
06/04/2018

On May 23, the College Board formally launched the India Global Higher Education Alliance in India at the inaugural Symposium in New Delhi. This event brought together founding Alliance member universities from India, founding affiliate member universities from around the world, and secondary schools in India to have important discussions about how to ensure access, inclusion and excellence in the transition to higher education in India. 

05/30/2018

This year’s commencement ceremony at William Rainey Harper College, a community college in Palatine, Illinois, was a special one for the graduates. First, this year’s commencement marked 50 years of Harper College and the closing of a yearlong anniversary celebration.

Department of Defense Investment Helps National Math and Science Initiative Expand AP Access to Military-Connected Students Across the Country
05/10/2018

Thanks to a $4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), an additional 44 high schools in 11 states are receiving an unprecedented level of support from the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) and the College Board to increase student success in Advanced Placement (AP).

Members of the Official SAT Practice Student Ambassador Program
05/02/2018

Last fall, eleven school districts across the country partnered with the College Board to run the Official SAT Practice Student Ambassadors Pilot Program. Throughout the year, over 100  students engaged with their classmates and communities to spread the word about Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy.

SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction (clockwise from top left): Sarah Arceneaux, Sylvia Ellison, LeAnn Klepzig, John Murray, Amanda Shackelford, Karen Kennedy
04/23/2018

SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction (clockwise from top left): Sarah Arceneaux, Sylvia Ellison, LeAnn Klepzig, John Murray, Amanda Shackelford, Karen Kennedy  

The College Board is proud to recognize six new SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction.  Each year SpringBoard recognizes teachers who demonstrate effective teaching practices and successful implementation of SpringBoard in the Classroom. College Board Teachers of Distinction represent the best in the profession and exemplify teaching excellence.

SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction (clockwise from top left): Sarah Arceneaux, Sylvia Ellison, LeAnn Klepzig, John Murray, Amanda Shackelford, Karen Kennedy
04/23/2018

SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction (clockwise from top left): Sarah Arceneaux, Sylvia Ellison, LeAnn Klepzig, John Murray, Amanda Shackelford, Karen Kennedy  

The College Board is proud to recognize six new SpringBoard Teachers of Distinction.  Each year SpringBoard® recognizes teachers who demonstrate effective teaching practices and successful implementation of SpringBoard in the Classroom. College Board Teachers of Distinction represent the best in the profession and exemplify teaching excellence.

Our 2018 Teachers of Distinction include:

Kentucky Students Use Their AP Courses to Solve Real-World Problems
04/13/2018

Students at The J. Graham Brown School and duPont Manual High School in Louisville, Kentucky, are doing more in their AP classrooms than learning college-level material in high school. Through the College Board’s AP with WE Service Program, they’re using their AP experience to help the world.

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