ACT and College Board Knock Over a Barrier to Access

ACT and The College Board just gave students who take the ACT or SAT with a fee waiver many more free score sends.  Here's how we got here. Just in time for the holidays, ACT made a big announcement on the morning of December 13.  Effective September 2018, any student who received a fee waiver … Continue reading ACT and College Board Knock Over a Barrier to Access

The Good (and not so good) News about the PSAT

On the redesigned PSAT, the gaps between female and male students are closing, especially among high-scoring students.  The bigger problem might be among male students at the other end of the scale. When David Coleman announced the redesign of the SAT in 2014, his watchword was "opportunity." He declared, "What this country needs is not … Continue reading The Good (and not so good) News about the PSAT