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The SAT Fraud

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According to the College Board, the SAT is “intended to measure literacy, numeracy and writing skills that are needed for academic success in college”.

But the New York Times has discovered that this high school ritual is far more a measure of a student’s socio-economic status.

Something many of us who taught high school understood decades ago.

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Profiting From Learning Loss


The new school year started this week in DC. Out here in the burbs, kids have been in class longer. Some places in the country, they’ve been going since late July.

And almost all those schools likely have one thing in common: their current number one concern remains “learning loss”.

Certainly there must be some kind of tech fix for the problem, right?

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