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A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016

The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.

10/13/2014

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40 Percent Of Texas Graduates Took ACT

A report from the organization that produces the ACT college entrance exam says about 40 percent of Texas’ graduating class this year took the test.

08/20/2014

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Job Seekers Asked To Reveal SAT Scores Decades Later

According to a Wall Street Journal article, some companies screen the SAT results of prospective employees even decades after the standardized test was originally taken.

CBS 11–03/03/2014

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Texas ACT Scores Rise To Match National Average

Texas students’ average score on the ACT college entrance exam has risen slightly and now matches the national average.

08/21/2013

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Expert: Texas Student SAT, ACT Scores Largely Flat

An expert has suggested that tougher Texas standardized tests have not translated to statewide student improvement on the SAT and ACT.

11/28/2012

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Texas ACT Scores Lower Than National Average

Texas students taking the ACT college entrance exam have scored slightly lower than the national average.

08/22/2012

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Parents Upset With Company Selling College Prep Materials

The company has more than 100 complaints on file with the Better Business Bureau.

10/24/2011

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Texas ACT Exam Scores Below National Average

Texas members of the high school class of 2011 have posted ACT college entrance exam scores slightly below the national average.

08/17/2011