Students can earn up to $5,000 in a new essay contest that focuses on interpreting a primary-source historical document.
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November 18, 2014
October 22, 2014
Rice University launches edX course in AP biology, environmental science, and physics, although they are not endorsed by the College Board.
August 13, 2014
With $28.5 million to states, the Advanced Placement Test Fee program is expected to serve up to 10 percent more low-income students in the spring of 2015 than last year.
March 13, 2014
Some like emphasis on equity and fairness by College Board; others are awaiting test details and will be closely watching schools to see if they change to better prepare all students to be college ready.
February 11, 2014
College Board released its 10th annual AP Report to the Nation that shows the number of high schools students taking Advanced Placement course in the past decade has doubled, yet gaps persist in participation among minority students.
December 12, 2013
The stickers were mailed to 23,000 schools in reaction to the buzz on Twitter making fun of some PSAT questions referencing cows.
October 24, 2013
Postsecondary enrollment declined by less than 1 percent in 2011, the first drop after decades of growth, the College Board reports.
October 23, 2013
Cost of tuition and fees for college students increases just 2.9 percent, still stagnating grant aid means the net price continues to increase at greater rates, according to new College Board findings.
October 16, 2013
Approximately 3.6 million high school students are expected to take the PSAT this month, as some districts and states pick up the exam fee for all students.
October 07, 2013
The income advantage of going to college is slipping, but the new trends report from College Board outlines the benefits of higher education in pay and lifestyle.