Vector ARC, an alternative to the Common Core-aligned college entrance exams ACT and SAT, could be available soon for homeschoolers and other students.
Hampshire College in Amherst, MA decided to not accept ACT or SAT scores from students seeking admissions saying tests don’t predict a student’s success.
On average, high school graduates in the class of 2015 gave the lowest performance on the SAT since the 2,400-point scale was developed nearly a decade ago.
New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan signed HB 323 into law which allows individual school districts replace Smarter Balanced with the College Board’s SAT.
Since David Coleman’s tenure with the College Board began they have been faced with one controversy after another that is largely of Coleman’s making.
24% of counselors say students should either ditch the SAT or take it before the redesign changes take effect that will align the test with Common Core.
The Indiana House passed SB 91 on a 67 to 26 vote. SB 91 authored by State Senators Scott Schneider (R-Indianapolis) and Dennis Kruse (R-Auburn) in effect repeals the Common Core State Standards. Here is the bill digest: Adds a definition of "college and career readiness". Provides that before July 1, 2014, the state board […]
Just an FYI, the College Board is delaying the redesign of the SAT exam that would further align it to the Common Core, from Inside Higher Ed: A brief statement released by the College Board’s press office said that "this change in the timing of the redesign will serve our members in higher education by […]
Brain science now tells us that kids who grasp basic math experience testing success. Does the Common Core Math Standards help or hurt?