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February 26, 2013

Remediation Required of Students Who Don't Need It, Studies Say

New studies showing flawed use of placement tests could open the door to the common assessments.

November 27, 2012

Testing Consortium Crafts College-Readiness Definition

Twenty-five states unveil draft descriptions that will shape the tests that will be required of millions of students.

November 07, 2012

Final College-Readiness Definition Guides Test Consortium

PARCC defines the level of its test that connotes college readiness, and describes what performance at that level should look like.

October 29, 2012

Report: Counselors' Promise Being Squandered

An annual study by the College Board finds counselors are poorly trained for key job duties, and are often directed to spend too much time on activities that matter least for students' academic success.

October 26, 2012

College Board President: Tear Down 'Wall' of Underachievement

As he takes the helm of the College Board, David Coleman zeroes in on helping disadvantaged students live up to their potential.

October 24, 2012

College Board Puts Spotlight on Needs of ELLs, New Kinds of Tests

Miami The annual meeting of the College Board got off to an unusual start: with a high-profile session on English-learners' "right to rigor," moderated by none other than the organization's brand-new president, David Coleman. The session, a panel discussion by three nationally known ELL experts,...

October 04, 2012

Common Standards Get Spotlight in Presidential Debate

The two presidential candidates devote a slice of their first debate to education.

September 28, 2012

Should the Common Standards 'Change Everything'?

A common-standards advocate argues that many aspects of American education will have to change if schooling is to fully reflect the new expectations.

September 13, 2012

Common-Core Test Group Eyes State Feedback

PARCC's K-12 and higher education leaders continued their work to and agree on performance-level descriptors for the impending Common Core State Standards assessments.

August 02, 2012

How Valuable Are College-Placement Tests?

A new study examines what college systems are doing to gauge students' readiness for credit-bearing work, as they recognize the limitations of traditional placement tests.

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