Florida State Scholarship Program Unfairly Discriminates, Say Civil Rights and Educational Groups

August 26, 2002


CONTACTS: J.C. Flores, MALDEF (213) 629-2512, ext. 124
Bob Schaeffer, FairTest (239) 395-6773


ACT Misused for School Ratings, Accreditation, Accountability; Test-Taker Increase Boosted by Company-Sanctioned Score Abuse

for further information:
Bob Schaeffer (239) 395-6773

College Board Emphasis on Small Score Changes Encourage SAT Misuse by Colleges, Scholarship Programs

for further information:
Bob Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
Christina Perez (857) 350-8207for use along with annual SAT score release, August 27, 2002

New Study Finds Rewarding Schools for MCAS Score Gains Produces Flawed Results, Encourages Inappropriate Practices

for release after 12:01 a.m., June 27, 2002

for further information contact:
Anne Wheelock: 617-524-7324
Monty Neill: (857) 350-8207


Test Critics Tell College Board Trustees: "New SAT" Proposals are Cosmetic, Marketing Ploy Evading Test's Real Problems

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



for immediate release, Monday, June 17, 2002


SAT Repackaging Fails to Address Fundamental Flaws, May Incrase Exam's Bias and Coachability

for further information: Bob Schaeffer (941) 395-6773
June 27 & 28 (212) 265-7400
or Christina Perez (857) 350-8207



for use after 2:30pm Thursday, June 27, Empire Hotel NYC News Briefing


U.C. Regents Urged to Question Admissions Test Change Impacts FairTest Says Current Proposals Fail to Address Concerns

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

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.


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
Did You Know: Tempest
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