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Brave New World for SAT Takers?

When I was in high school, I knew a guy whose motto was, "They say cheaters never win, but I'm doing okay." Talk about pragmatists. Unfortunately, cheating has become so widespread that our academic culture is changing. Perhaps the biggest and most dramatic change may be about to happen in regards to taking the SAT.

You might have heard about the Long Island SAT cheating scandal, which may have been the straw that broke the Educational Testing Services' back. It's a fact that the cleverness of today's youth, combined with our ever-evolving technology has created myriad challenges for those who deploy both standardized and in-class tests. Consequently, that same sophisticated technology is allowing test administrators to push back against the cheaters.

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