It’s fitting that the 2019 AP Annual Conference is happening at the most magical place on earth…because there is a lot to celebrate! This year’s conference is abuzz with enthusiastic and engaging educators sharing best practices, stories, and ways to transform our educational landscape.
All Access – News for Members
Over 3,600 AP teachers, coordinators, and school administrators descended on Orlando last week for this year’s AP Annual Conference where they were quickly reminded that – though they were surrounded by the wonders of Disney World – their community has the same ability to inspire magic in the lives of everyone it touches.
More than 2,400 practitioners gathered for three important June events: the annual College Board PowerFAIDS User Conference, the College Board Institutional Methodology Users Group Meeting and the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) National Conference.
A new from the University of Virginia shows the impact of school day testing on college access.
In August 2018, the College Board a partnership with the Coalition for College Access to fully integrate the process for sending SAT scores with the Coalition Application online platform. Students applying to college through the Coalition Application can now send official SAT and SAT Subject Test scores to colleges directly through MyCoalition, the Coalition’s online platform.
Rural and small schools in California participated in the College Board’s Rural and Small School Official
Higher education opportunities are often limited or non-existent for refugees around the world. The lives of future generations are lost in the process of fighting to survive in the host countries. Taking this matter into their hands, over 20 organizations and programs have put their efforts together to create the Connected Learning in Crisis Consortium (CLCC), whose goal is to expand higher education opportunities for refugees.
PHOTO: Hall-Dale High School’s award ceremony. From left to right: Jerry White, National Rural Education Association; Mark Tinkham, Principal of Hall-Dale High School; Pat Doyle, College Board.
The College Board has released results from the first National SAT Validity Study that examined how well SAT scores predict first-year college grades and retention to the second year.