This past weekend, the revised SAT college admissions test was administered to students across the nation and in locations throughout Charlotte. The new exam has lots of changes, including how it is scored.
This year a new Advanced Placement U.S. History course was introduced by the College Board. It’s generated a lot of controversy across the country. The College Board says it promotes critical thinking, while critics say it emphasizes the country’s stumbles over its achievements. That debate played out before the North Carolina Board of Education Monday.
The cost of going to a public university has been rising faster in North Carolina than in most other states, but it's still relatively cheap here compared to the rest of the country. Those are a few highlights from a report the College Board released Wednesday.