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Ashley Moody Warns of Test Prep Scams Targeting Parents of High School Students

Scammers pose as members of the College Board or other educational organizations and attempt to steal credit card information by offering fake test prep material with the promise of improving test scores.

Ron DeSantis, Richard Corcoran: Florida Ranks Second in the Nation on Successful Advanced Placement...

Florida bettered the national average (24.4 percent) by nearly 10 percentage points, bypassed Massachusetts (34.0 percent) and is second only to Connecticut (34.5 percent). Additionally, Florida has eliminated the AP participation and performance gap for Hispanic students.

Marco Rubio Wants College Board to Reexamine Ties with the Confucius Institute

Other signers include Republican U.S. Sens. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, Tom Cotton of Arkansas, Josh Hawley of Missouri, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, Mike Lee of Utah and James Lankford of Oklahoma. 

College Board to Allow Remote Advanced Placement Instruction, Testing

Beginning on Wednesday, Florida students will have access to free, live Advanced Placement (AP) review lessons delivered by AP teachers from across the country.
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Ron DeSantis, Richard Corcoran: Florida Leads the Nation in AP Exam Participation

“Once more, Florida’s students have demonstrated their serious commitment to education as they continue to place third in the nation in Advance Placement (AP) test results,” said Gov. Ron DeSantis. “High school graduates who succeed in these AP courses are on the path to personal, academic and professional success and should be congratulated.”

Florida Colleges Weigh Adversity Scores Championed by Common Core Supporter in Admissions

Florida State University (FSU) is joining dozens of other schools across the nation in using a new format called “adversity scores” which are designed to measure a student’s past in terms of dealing with social and economic issues.