Articles Posted in the " Standardized Testing " Category

  • Editorial: More Than A Number

    by Zoe Tai Class of 2016 Standardized tests are arduous assessments that many high school students undertake in their college application journey. They have been told that these are the tests that will determine their futures, their dreams, their entire lives… however, this is not entirely true. While standardized tests give a baseline report on […]


  • To Test or Not To Test?

    by Erin Dennehy Class of 2015 Standardized tests. Many colleges swear by these exams, using them as tools for predicting and quantifying a student’s abilities and success in the admissions process. This argument, however, is a falsehood that deceives millions of Americans, swindling students and parents of hundreds—even thousands—of dollars each year. Not only are […]