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November 30, 2009

Fortune Profiles College-Admissions 'Smackdown'

The makers of the two big college admissions exams are in a 'smackdown' for market share, Forbes magazine reports.

November 06, 2009

Stakes Rising in High School Exit Exams

New report finds the stakes are rising for high school exit exams.

October 16, 2009

Required Reading for College-Application Season

A new ACT report and comments by College Board President Gaston Caperton offer insight into college-admissions tests.

September 18, 2009

Judging and Managing High Schools: News from Florida and Rhode Island

Florida adopts a new way of evaluating high schools, and Providence, R.I., moves toward a more managed approach to high school curriculum.

August 25, 2009

New SAT Results Show Little Improvement

Scores have been ticking downward since the new SAT was introduced in 2006.

August 19, 2009

ACT Scores Show Little to Crow About

ACT scores have little to celebrate.

August 14, 2009

Pennsylvania Exit Exams Approved

Pennsylvania board of education approves a set of exit exams.

July 15, 2009

Achievement Gap On NAEP: More Stubborn in Higher Grades

The latest NAEP data show the racial achievement gap narrowing more among younger students than among older ones.

June 19, 2009

Calif. Budget Woes Imperil High School Exit Exams

California's fiscal mess leads lawmakers to consider dumping its high school exit exam.



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