Tag Archives: college

College Readiness – Education Week

The College Board, a nonprofit that oversees Advanced Placement exams, found in its annual report that 1 in 4 students taking the exams are from low-income backgrounds. Source: New feed

Do Student Projects Have a Role in College Admissions? – Education Week

Experts are working with counselors and admissions officers on ways to factor performance assessments into admissions decisions. Source: New feed

Tips to get into your Dream College

There’s no magic formula for getting into a selective college, but over a decade covering admissions for The Chronicle of Higher Education, I’ve picked up a thing or two. These takeaways, based on hundreds of interviews with admissions deans over

Setting Students Up for College Success

Get a look at a dual-enrollment program that prepares high school students to overcome the obstacles on the path to finishing college. Source: