THE FIFTH QUARTER
- 2014 SAT scores static. // Recruitment & Retention in Higher Education;Nov2014, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p7
The article discusses 2014 SAT scores report which shows fall by one point in average math and reading scores, scoring of 1,550 or higher by 42 percent of students and scoring of 1,500 by 61 percent of Asian American students.
- Blacks' performances better on scholastic aptitude test. // Jet;9/13/93, Vol. 84 Issue 20, p22
Reports on the performance of black students on the 1993 Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Verbal part average; Mathematics average; Increase in scores since 1976.
- One Person's Success on Gap Closing. Johnson, Vernell // Black Issues in Higher Education;03/01/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p39
Offers views on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) result of African American students. One of the biggest problems concerning the poor performance of the racial group in the test; Complaint of African American parents on SAT preparation course; Recommendations on those who are in positions of...
- Maryland county works to narrow racial gap on SAT. // Jet;04/07/97, Vol. 91 Issue 20, p39
Announces a program to narrow the Scholastic Aptitude Test's (SAT) scoring gap between black and white students, initiated by Prince George's County in Maryland. Details about the Equity 2000 program and Prince George's County; The development of student support-programs.
- Black students show increase in SAT scores. // Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p31
Reports that black students' Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores have climbed 17 points from 1987-1996. Findings according to the College Board; Details about the scores.
- 2005 SAT I scores for DoDEA released, strong gains in verbal. // International Educator;Dec2005, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p18
The article reports on the release of the 2005 Scholastic Aptitude Test I results of students from the U.S. Department of Defense Education Authority. Results on the verbal section and math test showed an increase compared with results in 2004. African American students scored higher than their...
- Asian-American Test Scores: They Deserve A Closer Look. Taylor, Daniel B. // Education Week;10/17/1990, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p23
The article focuses on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) results of the Asian Americans in the U. S. The Asian Americans were the highest scoring group of students on ethnic category taking the SAT. Several factors were considered on the performance of the students including the support of...
- Can written questions differentiate between degrees of understanding? Ainley, Janet; Lowe, Andrea // Mathematics Teaching;Sep99, Issue 168, p32
Examines KS3 Scholastic Aptitude Test in distinguishing the kind of mathematical understanding of the students in Great Britain. Assessment on the student understanding of mathematics; Validation of teacher assessments and interviews with pupils; Categories for analyzing written and interview data.
- Students' SAT scores inch up; some minorities post gains. Riechmann, Deb // Community College Week;09/21/98, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p15
Reports on the improved math scores of high school senior students on the Scholastic Assessment Test. Details on the results of the test; Average score on reading, sentence completion and words section of the test; Possible reason for the average score on the verbal portion of the test.