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Memberanda sat down with Episcopal High School’s Admission Committee and observed an actual meeting to investigate just what committees do and how they do it.
The Enrollment Management Association has embarked on a study to better understand the early childhood (PK-2) assessment practices used by private and independent schools
The Enrollment Management Association commissioned a study to focus on the early childhood admission process and to determine how it is influenced by school structures, admission pressures in the region,…
Can technology help our committee process be as efficient as the application process?
Dr. Michael Leatch, Crescent School (ON) discusses how Lower School applicants are assessed and what the assessments actually tell us about the student and their success at the school.
By definition, assessment means to decide the quality or importance of something.
Participants will develop an understanding that will allow for the design of an assessment toolkit that supports this crucial need.
Presenters will discuss strategies for student recruitment and applicant evaluation techniques in China; provide some insight into the expectations and goals of Chinese families for their children attending independent schools;…
When using skype and other related Internet technologies to see and speak with students, keep in mind the challenges they face when attempting to meet with you online due to…
SSATB’s Aimee Gruber sat down with Ray Diffley, Director of Admission at Choate Rosemary Hall (CT). Diffley spoke about his journey through the ranks of the Choate Admission Office.
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Assessment Related Blogs

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    Measuring What Matters in Admission Never before has assessment been such a central and scrutinized component of the K-12 educational experience. Read More
  • The Med School Example - Building a Better, Stronger, Faster Interview

    The Med School Example - Building a Better, Stronger, Faster Interview Using the MMI to revamp the admission interview process Read More
  • "The Test" - Must Read, With Caveat.

    Though it’s true testing needs fixing, it also offers extraordinary promise for improving our childrens’ education. Read More
  • We Believe…But Is That Enough?

    We Believe…But Is That Enough? Is there evidence that collecting and using assessments of student learning really does promote improved student learning outcomes? Read More
  • Assessing Character: A Meeting With ETS' Patrick Kyllonen

    Assessing Character: A Meeting With ETS' Patrick Kyllonen Because a non-cognitive “construct” is another kind of skill, an attribute such as motivation or creativity can be put on Read More
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