All Access – News for Members
George Hyde Hanford served the College Board with distinction for 32 years, including as president from 1979 until his retirement in 1986. Through archived memos, letters, newspaper clippings, and conference agendas, All Access was able to gain insight into legacy of George Hyde Hanford, who died Sunday, April 3 at age 95.
For the second year, the College Board is recognizing the hard work of these students with #Collegiance, a social media contest for students who pledge their collegiance in a creative and original way on Instagram.
This week we welcomed educators, counselors, policymakers, advocates, and a wide line-up of exemplary leaders to Charlotte for two events that are at the center of the College Board’s mission. If you were unable to attend A Dream Deferred: The Future of African American Education or the national conference of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, or if you want to relive a talk or share it with your colleagues, please check out the links below:
Nick Anderson of the Washington Post sat down with David Coleman for an article out today about the new SAT and its implications for students. Read the full article here on All Access.
The following post originally appeared on Forbes.com on March 1, 2016. Read the original here.
On March 5, high school students across the country will sit down to take a new version of the SAT college admission test. Here are some important things they should keep in mind before arriving at their test center.
When the College Board announced that it was redesigning the SAT in March 2014, CEO David Coleman proclaimed, “What this country needs is not more tests, but more opportunities.” At the Southern Regional Forum, higher education and K–12 member leaders shared how they are using assessments like the SAT to further their commitment to student opportunity.