The Precedent

As spring progresses, college results have come out in waves, ranging from the beginning of March to the beginning of April. Most likely due to the removal of standardized tests, there has been a large increase in college applications, which in turn made getting in much harder than before.

With removal of standardized test requirements, college application rates increase

Nadine Loureiro, Editor-in-Chief April 1, 2021

College letters are being sent out to students worldwide, carrying news of rejection, acceptance, or the middle ground: the waitlist. With the pandemic’s prominent presence in 2020, the class of 2021...

AzM2 testing does not resolve issues within flawed state test

AzM2 testing does not resolve issues within flawed state test

After the unexpected name change from AzMERIT to AzM2, does this test better serve to benefit everyone?
Isabel Behrendt, Opinions Editor January 16, 2020

The topic of the ethics and usefulness behind standardized tests, where they be state-wide, or nationwide such as the ACT and SAT, has been a debatable topic for decades.  As students take these rigorous...

Ariz. AG: It is illegal to opt-out of standardized tests

Sarah Campbell, Staff Reporter November 6, 2015

Students will do everything they can to get out of a standardized test, and last year it was as easy as getting their parent’s signature on a piece of paper. The rumored option to opt-out of the newest...

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