Posts tagged: standardized tests - Diverse

ACT and Univision Team Up to Expand Hispanic Access to Higher Education

by | September 13, 2019 While Hispanic students make up nearly a fifth of the U.S. student population, they meet ACT Co 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

University Changes Minimum Standardized Test Scores

by | August 28, 2019
The University of Wyoming has changed its college entrance test score requirements, setting a n [...] 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

Report: An SAT-Only Admissions Process Would Make Colleges Less Diverse

by Pearl Stewart | June 24, 2019
If America’s top 200 colleges admitted applicants based on their SAT scores alone, more than [...] 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

Redefining Merit

by | April 25, 2019
Following the college admissions scandal, countless thought pieces have addressed inequity in c [...] Read more

Will Whites Be Stereotyped as Corrupt Because of Felicity Huffman?

by | March 14, 2019
The recent bust in Boston of an organized, professionalized, high-stakes college admissions fra [...] 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

Standardized Tests Now Optional at Indiana School

by LaMont Jones | July 30, 2018
Students who want to go to college but don’t perform well on standardized tests – or just h [...] Read more