Purdue's politician turned president wants a nationally normed measure of what students learn -- and he's tired of waiting. Professors want meaningful assessment but aren't sold on standardized exams.
The ACT's annual score report, released today, shows persistent racial achievement gaps and stagnant average scores -- with the majority of test-takers failing to meet college readiness benchmarks.
Think that not requiring SAT scores will boost enrollment of underrepresented minority and low-income students? Think again, a new study says.
Hampshire becomes only competitive college in the country that will not look at SAT or ACT scores.
A new analysis argues that the GRE is limiting the number of female, black and Latino graduate students in science and tech fields.
New scores will be added and some parts of the test will be tweaked.
College Board releases more detail on ideas behind the new version of the test -- and some sample questions.
College Board unveils redesigned writing test (in which evidence will be relevant) and makes it optional. Other reforms will end penalty for incorrect answers and the focus on "SAT words" people never use. Khan Academy will provide free test prep. Will changes shift debate on admissions testing? UPDATE: Early reactions.
A new study by a Stanford-affiliated researcher questions several assertions made by advocates for the Advanced Placement exam.
The "common core" movement led by the head of the College Board has made the organization's exam less needed than ever, writes Joseph Soares.
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