From Name:
From Email:
To Name:
To Email:

Optional Message:

Study finds GPA, not college entrance tests, best predictor of need for remedial classes

from Education World

A new study from Alaskan researchers has found that standardized tests like the ACT and SAT are not good determinants of whether or not a student needs to take remedial classes. Instead, the researchers found that high school GPA is a better indicator of a student's skill level. The study, funded by the U.S. Department of Education and carried out at the University of Alaska, indicates that standardized tests might not be as useful determinants of student success as we've modeled our system to reflect. more

Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063