New SAT Exam Taken By Nearly 1.4 M Students, No Scores YetHigh school students don't appear to have been scared off by the newly redesigned SAT college entrance exam.
Early Test Takers Say New SAT Isn't So TrickyNot so tricky. More straightforward. Guessing allowed. The newly redesigned SAT college entrance exam that debuts nationally on Saturday is getting good reviews from some of the students who took it early this week.
Texas SAT Scores Lowest In More Than 2 DecadesTexas high school students taking the SAT have posted the lowest scores in more than two decades, showing decreases across the board and mirroring a nationwide decline.
Free SAT Prep Program Goes OnlineThe College Board gave access to the revamped SAT to Khan Academy, which has developed quizzes and interactive tests that will be accessible to anyone with internet access.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Average Texas SAT Math Scores Fall To 22-Year LowAverage statewide math scores on the SAT college entrance exam fell to 495 for this year's high school graduating class, the lowest score since 1992.
Class Of 2014 SAT Scores Remain StagnantThe College Board, which administers the test, says scores from the Class of 2014 were virtually unchanged from other recent classes. Overall, the mean score in reading was 497.
New SAT: The Essay Portion Is To Become Optional Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions. Changes in the annual test that millions of students take will also do away with some vocabulary words.
Job Seekers Asked To Reveal SAT Scores Decades LaterAccording to a Wall Street Journal article, some companies screen the SAT results of prospective employees even decades after the standardized test was originally taken.
DISD Students Offered SAT Exam Free Of ChargeA DISD student admitted to CBS 11 News she was nervous about a new academic endeavor only experienced by one person she’s known. You see, the school district is offering her and thousands of other students the chance to take the SAT exam for free.
Carrollton Junior Earns Perfect SAT ScoreLess than one percent of all students who take the SAT earn a perfect score. Matthew Estrada-Millican accomplished that feat in his first try.
Expert: Texas Student SAT, ACT Scores Largely FlatAn expert has suggested that tougher Texas standardized tests have not translated to statewide student improvement on the SAT and ACT.