High school counselors are showing no strong consensus on advising students about taking the current SAT, the new SAT, or the ACT, according to a survey from Kaplan Test Prep.
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FairTest reports that 850 colleges now give students the option of submitting SAT and ACT scores, the largest increase in recent years with 25 more added since the spring of 2014.
February 25, 2015
Requirements that test takers submit a photo have reduced imposter incidents by 50 percent since 2012, according to SAT and ACT officials.
February 04, 2015
New research finds there is a 2 to 3 percentage-point bump in college-going rates from statewide SAT testing among high school juniors.
January 30, 2015
College Board is now giving students the option to have the results from their Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test sent to five more organizations that give scholarships to disadvantaged students.
January 07, 2015
The College Board won the latest contract for statewide SAT testing for all high school juniors.
November 07, 2014
A new survey of Kaplan SAT prep students finds that students tend to take the SAT because they are misinformed about the acceptance of ACT scores by colleges.
October 01, 2014
Starting next fall, high school students will take a redesigned version of the PSAT/NMSQT following some of the same changes to test more critical thinking in store for the SAT.
August 20, 2014
ACT participation continues to grow, with 19 states now committed to giving the ACT to all high school juniors.
August 20, 2014
The average composite SAT score was 21 for the high school class of 2014 and a record 57 percent of graduates took the college-entrance exam.