Math and College Admissions
The Pandemic Accelerated Already Declining Math Scores. It’s Time To Reverse That.
Four graduating classes, or about 13.5 million students, have been affected by the pandemic. The class of 2022 earned an average ACT score of 19.8, the lowest in more than 30 years. Math scores have declined to 19.3. The scores also reveal a deepening chasm that leaves Black, Latinx, and other underrepresented students even further behind when it comes to the math skills they need for college admissions.Continue Reading