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The SAT is adding an ‘adversity score’ that will quietly let colleges track a student’s wealth and privilege

The New York nonprofit College Board will include an adversity score in its SAT that will measure socioeconomic and educational privilege.
Malcolm "Billa" Abbott

A son of a couple who were indicted in the $25 million college admission scandal defended his parents while smoking a blunt and promoting his mixtape

Malcolm Abbott's parents, Gregory and Marcia Abbott, were among 50 people indicted on Tuesday as part of the $25 million cash-for-college scheme.
No matter how hard you study... some questions will still stump you.

15 common math questions from the SATs that everyone gets wrong

The SAT doesn't just test how good you are at math, reading, and writing — it also tests how good you are at taking the test. Can you solve these common problems?

People are calling this SAT math question the ‘meanest test problem ever’ — see if you can solve it

A Quora thread of difficult SAT math questions included one described as the "meanest test problem ever." Can you figure it out?
There are two skills students learn in high school that are more important than all the rest.

The group that makes the SAT pinpointed the 2 most important skills for students to learn for future success

The College Board has revamped the SAT and its Advanced Placement courses to reflect the importance of the skills.
Kamilah Campbell

A Florida high school student claims she’s being unfairly punished after her 330-point SAT improvement was deemed invalid

Florida high school senior Kamilah Campbell, 18, increased her SAT score from 900 to 1230.
Shaan Patel, founder of Prep Expert.

A ‘Shark Tank’ entrepreneur practiced his answer to the question he knew the Sharks would ask, but he bombed it anyway — and still l...

"Shark Tank" contestant Shaan Patel bombed his answer to a question he knew the Sharks were going to ask him. Despite stammering through his answer, Patel secured a $250,000 deal from Mark Cuban, and his business has since soared to new heights.

A New York City SAT tutor shares his best advice for students freaking out: ‘Make it boring’

New York City test-prep expert Anthony-James Green has a strategy to battle stress during an exam.

A New York SAT tutor who charges $1,500 an hour shares his top pieces of advice for nailing the exam

Anthony-James Green, a New York City-based SAT and ACT tutor, shares his tips for nailing the exam.

Kids should start studying for the SAT much earlier than they realize, says a New York City tutor who charges $1,500 an hour

Anthony-James Green, a $1,500-an-hour SAT and ACT tutor, says he knows the key to a successful standardized test schedule.