Category Archives: Test Prep Information

Getting Ready for the Redesigns

As you know, the redesigned PSAT/NMSQT® and SAT® are coming in fall 2015 and spring 2016, respectively. As part of the College Board’s commitment to communicate clearly about the redesigns, we’ve recently launched collegereadiness.collegeboard.org to help you and your students … Continue reading

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College Board: Delivering Opportunity

Delivering Opportunity Updates on Access to Opportunity Initiatives We want to update you on a few of our Access to Opportunity™ efforts, designed to identify and break down barriers that prevent students — particularly low-income, college-ready students — from applying … Continue reading

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Harvard U. Will Loosen Subject-Test Requirement

From The Chronicle of Higher Education: Harvard University will no longer require all applicants for undergraduate admission to submit scores from SAT subject tests, according to an email sent last week to the institution’s alumni interviewers. In the May 14 message, … Continue reading

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Three News Items From Kaplan

College Board delays launch of SAT Redesigned SAT Scheduled for 2016 Rollout – New Test Will Impact Class of 2017. Understand all the details at Kaplan’s SAT Test Change Resource Center. What College Admissions Officers Say On… (PDF) Standardized testing … Continue reading

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Free CUNY Assessment Test prep classes, enrolling now!

From Project Reach Youth: My name is Jerome Furman and I Coordinator of College Programs here at Project Reach Youth. I am currently emailing all of you to inform you about our CUNY Assessment Test prep classes we are offering … Continue reading

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“A New SAT,” from Inside Higher Ed

From Inside Higher Ed, some more insight on The College Board’s announcement to revamp the SAT exam, and president David Coleman’s comments: Late last year, in a talk at the Brookings Institution, Coleman was more critical of the SAT, and … Continue reading

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New initiative from The College Board to redesign the SAT

An announcement from The College Board President David Coleman regarding the SAT: Since becoming president of the College Board this past October, I have had the opportunity to travel around the country, meeting with members and listening to their ideas … Continue reading

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