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The New SAT Is (Finally) Coming

The College Board has been hard at work to create a new version of its old classic SAT, with the new test being unveiled at the March 2016 test date.  The good news is that early-released test samples indicate that … Continue reading

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The “New” SAT: What Busy Parents Need To Know

          The college admissions process hits parents hard during the tough adolescent years, adding a complex task at the tail end of the difficult job of raising teenagers. The new SAT, hitting the streets in the … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the “New SAT”

The impetus for the new SAT appears to have come from several concerns about the existing college admission exam:  1) pricing and accessibility for underserved students, 2) unfair advantages for students whose families can afford to buy test prep, 3) … Continue reading

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College Board Delays Launch of “New” SAT

Today the College Board announced a delayed launch of their “new” SAT.  Originally scheduled for use in the 2015 SAT, the release date has been pushed back an additional year to allow for additional time for colleges, which use the … Continue reading

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Commentary on the New SAT

Since the last significant revisions of the SAT were in 1994 and 1995, it appears to be nigh time for a thorough re-thinking of the SAT by the College Board, as was announced on Monday of this week. Given that … Continue reading

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Another New SAT

The College Board’s president, David Coleman, announced Monday that the College Board would be embarking on the development of another new SAT.  The last revision of the SAT was in 1994, when a number of changes were made (adding the … Continue reading

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