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The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity.

Founded in 1900, the College Board was created to expand access to higher education. Today, the membership association is made up of over 6,000 of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education.

Each year, the College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success — including the SAT and the Advanced Placement Program. The organization also serves the education community through research and advocacy on behalf of students, educators and schools.

The New Mexico Student's College Preparation Guide


AAUW Tech Trek at Highlands Targets Girls for Science and Math ​Las Vegas, N.M. – Eighth grade girls from around New Mexico gained hands-on science knowledge from Highlands University women faculty at an AAUW Tech Trek Camp aimed at building confidence and stimulating interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields.The American Association of University Women New Mexico sponsored the camp July 12 – 18 in collaboration with Highlands University. Forestry professor Sara Brown taught two workshops during Tech Trek titled,Wildfire Science: It’s Hot! “Research shows that if you engage girls’ interest in science in their middle school years they are much more likely to pursue STEM professions,” Brown said.



23 Science-Backed Study Tips to Ace a Test

How to graduate college with a job you love & less debt: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwest

Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science, try an hour of code

Spark 101 delivers dynamic, real-world STEM (science, technology,engineering, and math) content to classrooms. Its mission is to engage students, educators, and organizations. To connect everyday problems that companies face to classroom teaching and learning. And to inspire students to pursue STEM coursework and careers. The program leverages short, interactive case study videos; educator resources; industry ties;and the success of the 114th Partnership, a national non-profit focused on graduating all students prepared and inspired to thrive in college.

171 NSF and other Federally funded projects share three-minute videos of their innovative work to improve STEM and CS teaching and learning.


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