University Of California Proposal To Drop SATs Draws Mixed Reviews
- SAT officials hope to score points on eliminating bias. Hunt, Jazelle // Charlotte Post;3/13/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 27, p2A
The article reports on the U.S. College Board's plan to overhaul the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) to address racial and cultural bias and better support college readiness.
- The Gender Gap in SAT Scores. // Women in Academia Report;10/1/2013, p1
The article reports on the results of the SAT college entrance examination of the College Board for high school seniors, which showed an average mean composite score of 1512 for men and 1486 for women in the U.S.
- Is it time to replace the S A T? Beaver, William // Academe;May/Jun96, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p37
Questions the necessity for the Scholastic Assessment Aptitude Test (SAT), as a criteria for admission into colleges and universities in the United States, which is administered by The Educational Testing Service (ETS). Why critics requested a replacement of SAT; Views of various groups who...
- SUBSTITUTING SAT II: SUBJECT TESTS FOR SAT I: REASONING TESTS: Impact on Admitted Class Composition and Quality. Bridgeman, Brent; Burton, Nancy; Cline, Frederick // Research in Higher Education;Feb2003, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p83
Using data from a sample of 10 colleges at which most students had taken both SAT I: Reasoning tests and SAT II: Subject tests, we simulated the effects of making selection decisions using SAT II scores in place of SAT I scores. Specifically, we treated the students in each college as forming...
- The SAT -- `an annual frustration'. Chenoweth, Karin // Community College Week;09/21/98, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p15
Comments on the report from the College Board on the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) scores. Decline in the average scores for African Americans, Latinos and American Indians; Warning of The College Board on the importance of the proportion of students taking the test in interpreting SAT scores.
- College Board Proposes SAT Overhaul. // Black Issues in Higher Education;4/11/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p17
Reports on the plan of the College Board to reform the Scholastic Aptitude Test in a bid to avoid losing the University of California as a customer, as of April 2002. Possible changes in the test; Implications of the plan for the university's debate over whether to continue using the test as...
- SAT Strategies Class. // East Bernard Express (TX);1/26/2012, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p5
The article offers information on the SAT Reasoning Test to be held, and seeks students to register for the SAT Preparation class.
- Esquina Editorial. López-Isa, Suzanne // Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education;5/19/2014, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p6
The author discusses the decision of the U.S. College Board to make significant changes in the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) in 2014.
- SAT scores for the class of '15. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;9/4/2015, pA02
The article reports on the lowest Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) scores of the class 2015 in the U.S. according to the nonprofit corporation College Board.