Colleges Buying Test-Taker Names

A common refrain we’ve heard for many years in the world of highly selective college admissions goes like this: “It gets harder and harder each year to get in.” And it’s not like the people who sing this refrain are looney-tunes. They just happen to be incorrect. It does not … 

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College Board Must Do More for Students with Disabilities

College Board recently announced that they’re rolling out their gimmick SAT “Adversity Score” to 150 more universities. Put simply, the score is intended to contextualize a student’s SAT score based on their perceived socioeconomic circumstances (which, of course, is ridiculous for so many reasons!). But today’s post isn’t about the … 

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