Ed Klotzbier, New England Regional Vice President and Rachelle Pérusse, Regional Council Chair and Associate Professor, University of Connecticut share updates from the New England region, and highlight member strengths and successes.
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Barbara Cronan, the College Board's new Vice President of Membership, welcomes members to Forum 2014 and outlines exciting things to come next week in Las Vegas, NV.
Nancy Barile, a high school English teacher at Revere High School in Revere, Massachusetts, and member of the College Board’s New England Regional Council wrote recently for the Huffington Post on her experience attending ‘One Day University’ with her students. The program brings together distinguished professors from across the country to present special versions of their lectures to promote lifelong learning.
For the first time ever, the College Board has released combined results from three of its programs – PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, and Advanced Placement Program® (AP®). The national and state-level results paint a more complete picture of student progress during high school, showing missed opportunities for just-graduated students and areas where action can be taken to improve student outcomes for those still in high school.
The College Board Forum is the preeminent annual gathering of K–12 and higher education professionals from all areas of expertise.
The Forum offers a wealth of sessions and workshops led by experienced colleagues that focus on finding solutions to today’s most pressing education issues.
Roadtrip Nation, a career exploration organization based in Southern California, and the College Board recently collaborated to offer four first-generation college students the chance to travel around the country in an RV and interview successful professionals who were also the first in their families to graduate from college. The trip, which ends this week, is being filmed for a one-hour documentary that will air on PBS in spring 2015.