The College Board will instead use a tool that assesses various socioeconomic factors and documents them as separate data points.
The number will be based on 15 factors, including crime rate and poverty levels in the student's home neighborhood.
And throw in his tax returns, too.
Standardized testing services are accusing students of cheating, with no proof and no due process.
"They're saying I improved basically too much," the Florida high school senior said.
Testing perpetuates systemic inequalities, and it isn't even an accurate indicator of achievement.
Both traditional and charter schools fall along a predictable pattern of SAT scores correlating strongly to PI, and thus
Standardized testing perpetuates the very inequalities it is designed to measure.
The dreadful, horrifying 8 a.m.: the time when millions of high school juniors and seniors go to high schools around America
Since my parents didn’t speak English fluently, I was in charge of taking orders, waitressing and was the face of the restaurant.
Education and testing mammoth Pearson has an established history in botchinghigh-stakes testing. Pearson did it again, in
It behooves us to reconsider who we educate, how we do so, and for what reasons
The truth is, learning, insight, intellectual development are not quantifiable.