Whither the SAT?

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Once something only high school seniors worried about, the Scholastic Aptitude Test has come under fire in recent years. While President Bush has emphasized testing to improve education, the President of the University of California wants to eliminate the SAT in favor of a holistic approach in deciding who should get into college. We discuss his bold proposal as well as alternatives to evaluating skills for success, with the Chancellor of the UC Berkeley, a trustee of the SAT college board, a specialist in successful academic strategy within the African American community and others. (The Christian Science Monitor's Sara Terry guest hosts.)
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Scholastic Aptitude Test

UC Berkeley

Macalester College

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National Center for Fair and Open Testing

University of Maryland, Baltimore County




Warren Olney