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College Board Puts on Hold Plans for an At-Home SAT Exam

| June 3, 2020 The College Board has put on hold a plan to provide the SAT exam at home, saying students takin Read more

College Board Cancels June 6 SAT, May Provide Home Test in the Fall

| April 15, 2020
The College Board said on Wednesday it has canceled the June 6 SAT and SAT Subject Test in ligh [...] Read more

Alabama A&M Waives SAT/ACT Requirement For 2020-2021 School Year

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Alabama A&M University, a historically Black university, on Wednesday said it is waiving th [...] Read more

Students Call For Test Optional Admissions in 2021 as the Coronavirus Delays ACT And SAT

by | April 13, 2020
This April, opportunities to take the SAT and ACT were canceled with tentative postponements un [...] Read more

ACT and SAT Postponed to Mitigate Spread of Coronavirus

by | March 17, 2020
Spring college admissions tests, such as the ACT and SAT, are being rescheduled or postponed in [...] Read more

University of California System Faces Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Standardized Testing

by | December 19, 2019
The University of California system was hit with a civil rights lawsuit last week over required [...] Read more

UC System Threatened With Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Standardized Testing

by | October 30, 2019
A group of students and community organizations are threatening to sue the University of Califo [...] Read more

Using Technology to Make College More Accessible for Veterans

by | September 13, 2019
A growing number of colleges and universities have reported a sharp decline in the number of mi [...] Read more

It’s Time to Hack the Gates in College Admissions Systems

by OiYan Poon and Marie Bigham | September 11, 2019
Research has found that admissions officers are more likely to recommend low-income students fo [...] Read more

Diversity, Thy Name is…Canada? And R.I.P. Adversity Scores—Was it Such a Bad Idea?

by | September 6, 2019
The SAT folks took the easy way out on the so called “Adversity Score” proposal. After anno [...] Read more

Debate Surrounds College Board’s Adversity Score Replacement

by | August 30, 2019
The College Board reversed its controversial decision to give students an adversity score, a nu [...] Read more

College Board Replaces Controversial ‘Adversity Score’ on SAT

by | August 27, 2019
The College Board has retracted its Environmental Context Dashboard, which attempted to factor [...] Read more

Ignoring Race and Privilege: How The College Board’s SAT Adversity Score Missed the Mark

by Ivory A. Toldson and Donna Y. Ford | June 11, 2019
Adverse experiences and social privilege are both life circumstances that can alter a test-take [...] Read more

Geographical Bias in Testing: Is Cultural Bias a Problem of the Past or Are We Simply Not Looking in the Right Space?

by Manuel S. González Canché | September 17, 2018
Despite the recent emergence of test optional and/or test flexible programs, wherein students d [...] Read more

Benedict College’s Bold Move to Lower Tuition: Ask Us ‘Why Not?’

by Emmanuel Lalande | July 27, 2018
Nearly 150 years after its founding, with a bold approach to student success in the face of soc [...] Read more
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