In 2016, OSPI added a new Washington state indicator around entrance exams: all students take the ACT or SAT and earn a college-ready score. Find out more about the indicator and statewide progress towards achieving the OSPI target here. PSCCN works to assist districts to achieve equitable access to college placement exams and identify best practices around supporting students for readiness and success so test scores and placement are not a barrier to postsecondary attainment.
Khan Academy SAT/PSAT PrepOne innovative resource being used to support more personalized learning related to mastery of SAT subject areas is Khan Academy. Together, College Board and Khan Academy have developed practice tools for students preparing for the SAT test. Visit Khan Academy to explore:
- Personalized recommendations for practice on the skills most needed for the test. Students can share PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, PSAT 8/9, or new SAT scores with Khan Academy or take diagnostic quizzes to help generate their personalized recommendations.
- Thousands of practice questions, reviewed and approved by the people who develop the SAT
- Video lessons that explain problems step-by-step
- Full-length practice tests