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March 08, 2018

Despite Equal Interest in STEM, Girls Trail Boys in Readiness

Girls are interested in science, technology, engineering, and math, but more needs to be done to prepare them for success in these fields, according to a report from the ACT college-testing service.

February 23, 2018

'Official' Pre-AP Aimed at Improving College Readiness for All Students

The new College-Board-approved AP readiness program launches in 100 schools in the fall.

February 21, 2018

Make Computer Science a Graduation Requirement, Says College Board

The nonprofit makes an unusual foray into state policy as it unveils record numbers of students who took one of its computer science exams.

December 22, 2017

Can a High School Math Class Help Students Avoid Remediation in College?

Kansas high schools are piloting a yearlong math course that aims to save students time and money once they enter college.

December 18, 2017

Louisiana Revamps the Rules on Dual-Enrollment Courses

The changes have come amid questions over the rigor of these popular high school classes.

September 26, 2017

9th Grade GPA May Be the Most Important Predictor of High School Success. Here's How.

A study examining the trajectories of more than 187,000 Chicago freshmen finds that GPA is a strong predictor of later high school grades and college enrollment and persistence.

September 15, 2017

New York Has Rewritten the Common Core. Here's What You Need to Know.

A look at what's new in New York's replacement standards, and what led the state to consider an overhaul in the first place.

April 05, 2017

Chicago Wants High School Students to Create Postsecondary Plans

The city is making plans to require students to create postsecondary plans or risk not graduating with a diploma.

March 08, 2017

Study: To Get High School Students Interested in STEM, Invest in Parents

When parents of high schoolers are given guidance on how to talk about the importance of science and math, their children are more likely to score well on a STEM standardized test and, years later, pursue a STEM career, a study finds.

February 27, 2017

Smarter Balanced Looks to Combine Common-Core and College-Entrance Tests

The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium put out a request for proposal today seeking a partnership to create a test that both measures standards-mastery and can be used for college admissions.

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