SAT

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George Washington University Drops SAT, ACT Requirement

George Washington University will no longer require that students submit their ACT or SAT scores for most freshman admissions.

07/28/2015

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VCU President Calls SATs ‘Flawed,’ Stressing GPA Instead

Virginia Commonwealth University is stressing grades over SAT scores.

01/27/2015

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A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016

The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.

10/13/2014

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Study: No Link Between School Spending, Student Achievement

Decades of increased taxpayer spending per student in U.S. public schools has not improved student or school outcomes from that education, and a new study finds that throwing money at the system is simply not tied to academic improvements.

04/07/2014

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SAT Exam To Make Essay Optional, Not Give Penalties For Wrong Answers

Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions.

03/05/2014

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D.C. High School Students Can Take SAT For Free This Year

Taking the SAT will be a lot easier for high school students in the District this year.

08/20/2013