Last November, College Board President & CEO David Coleman spoke with nearly 200 school board members at the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) Annual Conference.
All Access – News for Members
Perry spoke with All Access about balancing students' academic and socioemotional needs, forging community partnerships, and listening deeply to students, their families, and school colleagues.
We first met Matthew Blue a year ago, when his SAT score went up more than 200 points after using Official SAT Practice. Today he shared great news from college.
Starting when SAT registration for the 2018-2019 school year opens in April, students who take the SAT or the SAT Subject Tests with a fee waiver will be able to send their official score reports to as many institutions as they want - for free.
The College Board and Code.org have partnered with the National Science Foundation’s new AccessCSForAll project to create an AP CSP course that presents no obstacles for students with disabilities, including students who are deaf, blind, and/or have learning disabilities.
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) has announced that students in its College Readiness Program substantially outpaced the average rate of growth for scores of 3, 4, or 5 on AP Exams in math, science, and English. Increases in AP math and science achievement were particularly significant for female students, as well as African American and Latino students.
"We knew we had to offer a test for accountability for the state, but we wanted to focus on which one would provide us with the resources to do what is best for our students," Desarae Witmer, director of curriculum and instruction at Yukon Public Schools, said. "For us, that was the SAT."
Every student deserves the opportunity to prepare for and participate in rigorous coursework that puts them on a successful path to higher education and the workforce. The College Credit in High School Working Group believes that the tools provided in their new report can help make that aspiration a reality.
The second annual Score Week for Counselors is happening next week, Dec. 4-8!