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The Truth Behind the Hype: A Closer Look at the SAT

by Christina Perez, FairTest

2002 NEACAC Conference

Fairfield University, May 29-31, 2002

** Please note that this was one of three presentations delivered during this session.

WHY THE MCAS HURTS

WHY THE MCAS HURTS
Brookline Tab -- May 8, 2002
Guest Commentary
by Dana Monnier, Emma Stoskopf-Erlich, Riva Lencer, Irene Behrman,Adam
Stoler, Alessandro Ascherio

AIMS Press Release

Press Release
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Civil Rights, Ed. Advocacy Groups Seek Racial Bias Probe of Bright Futures Scholarship Award Formula

for further information:
Christina Perez (857) 350-8207
Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773
for immediate release, Wednesday, December 12, 2001

Civil rights and education advocacy groups from Florida and around the nation are calling on state leaders to address "racial bias" in the formula used to award Bright Futures scholarships.

SAT Scores Not Needed for Fair, Valid College Admissions

for further information:
Christina Perez (857) 350-8207
Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773

for use with annual SAT results, 12 noon EDT, Tuesday, August 28, 2001

GMAT Scoring Error Hurt A Thousand Business School Applicants; Test-Takers Were Not Told of Mistake for Ten Months

for further information:
Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773
or Monty Neill (857) 350-8207

 

College Board Challenged to End "Blatant Hypocrisy" by Cracking Down on SAT Misuses, Including Its Own Handbook

for further information:

Christina Perez (857) 350-8207
or Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773

 

The ACT: A Different Test, Not a Better Test

for further information: Christina Perez (857) 350-8207
Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773

for immediate release, Tuesday, August 14, 2001

NAEP Reading Scores Show Testing Mania Fails to Improve Learning; Education Quality Undermined for Low-Income, Minority Children

for further information:
Monty Neill (857) 350-8207
Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773

for immediate release, Friday, April 6, 2001

 

Boston Parents Say No to the MCAS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, April 9, 2001

CONTACT: Eleanor LeCain (617) 983-3436 or
Peggy Wiesenberg (617) 624-5220 (day); (617) 524-5405 (evening)

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