Five Black high school students share stories about class conversations on race they thought went well, and those that didn't go well at all.
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July 31, 2020
June 10, 2020
A new study shows that police shootings affect the learning and emotional well-being of students in nearby schools, particularly nonwhite students.
May 20, 2020
The technical problems prompted students, parents, and advocates to file a lawsuit against the College Board, which administers the test.
May 12, 2020
The College Board's national experiment with virtual AP exams gets underway this week amid accusations and stern warnings about student cheating.
March 23, 2020
Worried that coronavirus testing disruptions will harm their college applications, a coalition of student groups is calling on colleges and universities to accept applications without SAT or ACT scores when application season starts up again next fall.
March 11, 2020
The winners of the 2019-2020 Milken Educator Awards reflect on how they invite students' questions about the world and encourage them to share their perspectives.
February 06, 2020
Nearly one-quarter of the high school graduates of 2019 who took Advanced Placement exams scored a 3 or higher, continuing trends of score improvements among students overall, according to results released Thursday by the College Board. But the results also show small declines for three ethnic groups, including white students.
November 21, 2019
Too many districts that use a lot of credit recovery to enable students to finish high school don't have sufficient policy safeguards to ensure that those catch-up courses are high quality, according to a new report.
November 13, 2019
Most students don't aspire to careers that will require calculus, so high schools must create sequences of math courses that reflect the wide variety of young people's occupational goals, a math advocacy group argues in a new report.
September 11, 2019
Research shows that students in the juvenile justice system have less access to secondary math courses than their peers in traditional schools. A new report finds that these gaps are bigger for Native American students.