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How COVID-19 is changing college admissions


In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn how COVID-19 is changing college admissions. Continue reading

Students’ take on the college admissions scandal


Use this NewsHour lesson plan to learn more about the college admissions bribery scam and to hear directly from students on the matter. Continue reading

More high school students take gap year before college — including Malia Obama


President Barack and Michelle Obama announced on Sunday that their eldest daughter Malia will take a gap year before attending Harvard in 2017.
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Changes to the new SAT


Thousands of students across the nation took a new version of the SAT on Saturday. Continue reading

Do your students agree?: Less APs and extracurriculars on college applications, Harvard report recommends


Start off class with a short current events writing assignment! Directions: After watching the video, ask students to write a response to any or all…read more

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