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1 min ago | GPB.org
SAT test preparation books on a bookstore shelf in New York City. The College Board has announced changes in the college entrance exam.
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1 hr ago | CBS Local
Real-world problems, more "focused" topics, and the elimination of "obscure vocabulary" are among the features of the revamped SAT for college admissions, which will be rolled out in 2016.
5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
At least one adult altered the answer sheets on standardized tests at a Las Vegas elementary school, leading to skyrocketing scores from one year to the next, an investigation by the Nevada Department of Education concluded.
9 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Gary Gonyar, principal of William S. Cohen School in Bangor, pictured in March, discusses his school's upcoming transition to a new standardized test.
13 hrs ago | MarketWatch
The SAT will undergo an overhaul in 2016 - and on Wednesday parents and students get their first look at a slew of sample questions and more specifics on the new test.
Anxious students - not to mention their parents - can get a heads-up for how the redesigned SAT might look in two years.
District officials have also proposed a 25-cent meal price increase. Guidry said there has not been a price increase since 2008.
In the most wide-ranging survey of the nutrient to date, researchers found that levels of the vitamin varied wildly between seasons.
Democratic governor nominee Wendy Davis speaks to the Texas Retired Teachers Association at a convention at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Dallas on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
Abbott is under fire for yet another aspect of his education plan: now, he wants to require pre-K students to take biannual standardized tests.
No. 2 pencils and printed test packets are disappearing as standardized testing in Florida finishes segueing into computer-based testing.
This spring, the testing resistance movement has exploded across the nation. It will continue to grow as the testing season heads into the final stretch.
Eight lawmakers asked Gov. Bobby Jindal on Monday to scrap plans to use tests associated with the Common Core education standards, a proposal that Jindal called 'a viable option' if the Legislature won't vote to jettison the tests.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released students standard test scores this spring.
Dean Avi Soifer says the William S. Richardson School of Law on the Manoa campus is keeping registration open on a rolling admissions basis.
Jill Osler, of Doniphan, says that she thinks the tests are about politics, not about learning.
A group of lawmakers is pressuring U.S. News & World Report to update its influential college ranking system to indicate which universities have come under fire for failing to adequately handle sexual assault cases on campus.