academic standards and testing

Celebs write to support Felicity Huffman

Actress Felicity Huffman is asking for a year's probation, 250 hours of community service and a $20,000 fine for her involvement in the college admissions scandal, a new filing from her attorneys says.

Lori Loughlin back in court

Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli calmly walked into federal court in Boston on Tuesday afternoon for a hearing related to the college admissions scam.

New SAT 'adversity score' no longer happening

The nonprofit that administers the SAT college admissions test is replacing its "adversity score" with a tool that will not assign a single number combining high school and neighborhood information.

Students and parents file lawsuit in college admissions scam

A group of students and their parents are seeking a class action lawsuit against the criminal mastermind in the college admissions scam and the universities named in the scandal, specifically calling for their college application fees back.