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Monthly Archive for February, 2013

: February, 2013

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Suitcase Schools

Most of us are familiar with the term “commuter school” which means a college or university, usually in a city, where many or most of their students live at home and commute.  A less familiar term is
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Holding High Schools Accountable for Students Who Aren’t Ready for College?

I read an interesting article in the Huffington Post about two states that are considering legislation to make schools pay for graduating those who are not ready and have to take remedial classes in
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Holding High Schools Accountable for Students Who Aren’t Ready for College?

I read an interesting article in the Huffington Post about two states that are considering legislation to make schools pay for graduating those who are not ready and have to take remedial classes in
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More Colleges Admit to Giving False Data

I was shocked last year when I read that Claremont McKenna had inflated their SAT scores for US News and World Report’s Rankings.  I was surprised when I read about George Washington University
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Changes to the Common Application

The newest version of the Common Application, which will debut this August for the High School Class of 2014, will include some changes. The proposed changes that were giving some counselors the most