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More Than Half of All U.S. Four-Years Colleges and Universities Will Be Test-Optional for Fall 2021 Admission

 

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College Board Sued By Students, Fair-Testing Advocates For Access And Technology Failures On Computerized AP Exams

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Colleges And Universities Temporarily Waiving ACT/SAT Requirements For 2020 Admissions Only

COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES TEMPORARILY WAIVING

ACT/SAT REQUIREMENTS FOR 2020 ADMISSIONS ONLY

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Action Alert! Cancel ALL State K-12 Exams Now -- Testing Resistance & Reform News: March 16-24, 2020

Pressure from grassroots activists and a bipartisan group of policymakers has forced President Trump and Education Secretary DeVos to allow states to suspend federal standardized exam requirements in the wake of the coronavirus. To protect public school children, educators and their families, state leaders must now be pressed to:
  1) Apply immediately for waivers of federal assessment mandates by filing a formal request with the U.S. Department of Education to be relieved of Every Student Succeeds Act testing obligations; AND

States Must Apply for Federal Testing Waivers; Eliminate All Other Testing Requirements

Pressure from grassroots activists and a bipartisan group of policymakers has forced President Trump and Education Secretary DeVos to allow states to suspend federal standardized exam requirements in the wake of the coronavirus. But to completely eliminate Spring 2020 testing, state leaders must
  1) file formal requests with the U.S. Department of Education to be relieved of Every Student Succeeds Act testing mandates for this year, and
  2) lift all requirements for state-required testing by legislative action to amend state laws or by executive order

Testing Resistance & Reform News: March 11 - 16, 2020 -- Cancel Spring Testing Now!

Response to the coronavirus pandemic dominates this week's testing news, just as it does for other major activities.  As this collection of articles makes clear, there's no excuse for compelling children to sit for standardized exams in this risky environment.

Akil Bello joins FairTest as Senior Director of Advocacy and Advancement; Bob Schaeffer is Interim Executive Director

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Bob Schaeffer 239 395-6773                              

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for immediate release, Thursday, January 23, 2020

AKIL BELLO JOINS FAIRTEST AS

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF ADVOCACY AND ADVANCEMENT;

2019 SAT Scores: Gaps Between Demographic Groups Grows Larger

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2019 The Best Year Ever for Test-Optional Higher Ed. Admissions

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Bob Schaeffer(239) 395-6773                                         

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for immediate release Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Global SAT Subject Test Security Breach; Scores Compromised

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