College Board: "Adversity" Concept Was "Wrong"


I like it when someone has the class to admit that they were wrong about something. In the case of the so-called “adversity score" rolled out with great fanfare this past spring by the College Board, the majority of reactions were immediate and forceful that it was a bad idea. The College Board must have been listening, as two prominent sources report:

The Washington Post reports: College Board retreats on plan for single 'adversity' rating to go with SAT score.

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