The Department of Education will work with the College Board to expand student access to unique, personalized learning pathways, including free, Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy and AP courses.
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This past May, millions of students around the world took AP Exams to demonstrate the knowledge and skills they acquired throughout the school year. See some key takeaways from this year’s administration.
You may have read about Isabelle Riddle in our Senior Year Chronicles this summer. We have one more exciting update about this impressive student from Canton, Georgia, who was a member of the College Board's Youth Advisory Council.
J.D. Vance, author of the best-selling memoir Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, encourages educators to think about how we can better support America's rural students.
The College Board has developed a comprehensive environmental context dashboard tool that will allow admission leaders to make more informed decisions about which students to admit. In a session led by College Board researchers and practitioners from institutions who have utilized the dashboard in its pilot phase to make and analyze admission decisions, participants learned about the intended uses of the tool, what it might look like in practice, and the potential to change the way we think about holistic admission.
"AP CSP helps you become more creative and find different steps to solving a problem,” said Mariama, a student from Wings Academy High School in the Bronx.
On Thursday, school leaders from three of the "2017 SAT Practice All In Challenge" districts gathered to discuss what they did to boost the number of students using Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy.
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.
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.