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Eleven Districts Participate in New SAT Practice Student Ambassador Program

In partnership with 11 school districts, the College Board has launched an Official SAT Practice Student Ambassador pilot program to amplify student voices in our mission to increase access to college and career.

SAT Score Trends: Five Things Enrollment Leaders Need to Know

Recently, the College Board hosted a series of webinars that highlighted key trends in SAT scores, what these trends mean for the current application cycle, and what enrollment leaders can expect in 2018 and beyond. 

New York State Partners With College Board To Prepare Students For College Success

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.

7 Things You Should Know About the 2017 AP Exam Administration

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.

College Board Youth Advisory Council Member Becomes a Jack Kent Cooke Scholar

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. 

Forum 2017: What Educators Can Learn from the Author of Hillbilly Elegy

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.

Forum 2017: Environmental Context Dashboard and the Future of College Admission

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.

The Impact of AP Computer Science on Students’ Lives

"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. 

Forum 2017: “How Three Winning Districts Went ‘All In’ on SAT Practice”

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.  

Forum 2017: Connecting Students to Opportunity with a Redesigned CSS Profile

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.