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The Big New Effort To Revamp College Admissions — Will It Work?

As reported by NPR, TO: America's colleges and universities FR: America's high school students RE: Please make the college admissions process less daunting and more collaborative, creative, engaging and in tune with the Digital Age. Oh, and while you're at it, try to level the admissions playing field between rich and poor. Read the rest of the article here.
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College Admissions Narrative

3 Tips for High School Teachers Writing Recommendation Letters

As reported by US News, college is the first time many teens will be on their own, but they may need the help of adults to get there. Many teens need letters of recommendation from their high school counselors and teachers to get into their dream college. "If it's done right, it brings the student to life," says Alisha Couch, director of admission operations and transfer recruitment at Ohio…
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SAT, ACT & High School News

Few Students Meet ACT’s New Mark for College Readiness in STEM Fields

As reported by Education Week, Only 20 percent of high school students who took the ACT are academically ready for the rigor of the first-year college courses they'll likely have to take if they're planning to major in science, technology, engineering or math, according to a report released Wednesday. Read the rest of the article here.
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