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College Board to assign “Adversity Score” to test takers SAT results

CNN —The nonprofit group that administers the SAT said Thursday it will assign a score to students who take the test to reflect their social and economic backgrounds. The new score — first reported by the Wall Street Journal — comes amid heightened scrutiny that colleges are facing over the admissions process and the diversity of their student bodies. The…

The future of education may be four letters: ABii

Tyler Ryan learns about how an AI robot is changing the ways kids learn core skills

    COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) – According to Van Robotics founder and creator of ABii Laura Boccanfuso, Ph.D, proficient math skills have fallen sharply in schools across the Country in recent years, and South Carolina students are among the worst when it comes to basic skills.  This staggering information is what lead Boccanfuso to take ten years of research at…