SAT To Contain 'Adversity Score' Based On Environment Student Grew Up InThe factors in the "adversity score" include the student's local crime rate, poverty rate, whether the student has a single parent, median income and the availability of AP classes.
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.
AP Exam Participation Up 4 Percent In TexasTexas says the number of its public school students taking Advanced Placement tests increased by 4 percent last year.
Texas SAT Scores Slip For 2012 ClassMore students in Texas have taken the SAT but their average scores for reading, math and writing are down.
Big Rewards, Less Job Security For College LeadersHelicopter parents, impatient trustees, overworked professors, entitled athletics boosters and deeply partisan lawmakers with little cash to spare. It's enough to make people wonder why anyone would want the job of college president.
Cold PSAT Exam Burns Some North Texas StudentsSome parents thought it was a joke when a school district said that students would take a preliminary college entrance exam in a hockey arena.