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Opinion: Tests should be given after breaks

Opinion: Tests should be given after breaks

Most students feel anxious about tests because they’re often hard and account for the majority of grades. There’s nothing worse than being unprepared for one, which is why tests should be given after break. Taking tests after a break allows students to rest and come...

How teachers prevent cheating during distance learning

How teachers prevent cheating during distance learning

Cheating isn’t new among most students. Distance learning means there are even more opportunities to cheat, making it an even more serious concern for some teachers because they cannot monitor what their students are doing all the time. Tools, such as cheat sheets or...

AP scores available beginning on the West Coast

AP scores available beginning on the West Coast

Beginning today, the College Board will begin releasing Advanced Placement (AP) scores from the tests taken in May of this year. Students on the West Coast are able to view scores starting today, while the rest of the nation's scores will be released over the next...

Facing an unfair PSAT/SAT Proctor: know your rights

Facing an unfair PSAT/SAT Proctor: know your rights

  As a teenager, it is hard to tell adults that they are in the wrong. But if you know your rights, you can stand up for yourself and the people around you. This skill will take you far in life—support any argument with solid evidence and adults will stare at...