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Jan 27, 2016, 17:05 ET

El Equipo de Resiliencia Empresarial de ETS gana premios de continuidad norteamericanos y globales

El Equipo de Resiliencia Empresarial de Educational Testing Service ha ganado los premios North America Business Continuity y Global Continuity and...

Jan 27, 2016, 11:15 ET
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ETS Enterprise Resiliency Team Wins North American and Global Continuity Awards

Educational Testing Service's Enterprise Resiliency Team has won both the North America Business Continuity and Global Continuity and Resilience...

Jan 27, 2016, 10:36 ET

Acceso a la oportunidad significativa está limitado a unos pocos

 El acceso a la oportunidad forjó el pasado de nuestro país y define su futuro. La oportunidad siempre ha sido intangible, pero para...

Jan 27, 2016, 10:19 ET

Estudios examinan posibles sustitutos a normas de admisión en universidades basadas en la raza

Mientras funcionarios de la educación superior se esforzaban por encontrar normas de admisión en universidades no basadas en la raza a...

Jan 27, 2016, 08:00 ET
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Access to Meaningful Opportunity is Limited to the Few

 Access to opportunity shaped our nation's past and defines its future. Opportunity has always been intangible, but for too many Americans,...

Jan 26, 2016, 15:34 ET
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Studies Look at Possible Replacements for Race-based College Admission Policies

 As higher education officials struggled to find  race-neutral alternative college admissions policies in the aftermath of the Supreme...

Nov 30, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Higher Ed Institutions Look to Next Gen Student Learning Measurement

 Higher education institutions of all kinds — state, private and community — are increasingly being asked for more evidence of...

Nov 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

Las instituciones de educación superior buscan herramientas de próxima generación para la medición del aprendizaje de los estudiantes

 A las instituciones de educación superior de todos los tipos — estatales, privadas y comunitarias — se les pide cada vez...

Nov 12, 2015, 16:39 ET

Los residentes de Oklahoma ahora pueden elegir su examen de equivalencia de estudios secundarios

El 19 por ciento de los residentes de Oklahoma de más de 25 años de edad no han terminado la escuela secundaria, dejando a grandes...

Nov 12, 2015, 16:00 ET
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Oklahomans Now Get to Choose Their High School Equivalency Test

 Nineteen percent of Oklahomans over the age of 25 haven't finished high school, leaving large populations of the state underprepared to meet...

Oct 29, 2015, 06:44 ET

Aspirantes a escuelas de negocios recurren cada vez más a los exámenes GRE®

Estudiantes de todo el mundo que quieren hacer una maestría en administración de empresas (MBA) o una maestría especializada en...

Oct 28, 2015, 15:18 ET
Aspiring Business School Applicants Increasingly Use GRE(R) Scores

Aspiring Business School Applicants Increasingly Using GRE® Scores

Students around the world looking to earn their MBA or specialized master's degree in business are turning to the GRE ® Program to achieve...

Oct 12, 2015, 22:14 ET

Bilingüismo: un valor creciente para el mercado laboral norteamericano

Las personas bilingües, que pueden leer y escribir en inglés y en su idioma natal, tienen índices más bajos de deserción...

Oct 12, 2015, 10:34 ET
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Bilingualism: a Growing Value to U.S. Labor Market

Bilingual individuals, who can read and write in English and their native language, drop out of high school at lower rates, enter higher status...

Sep 22, 2015, 19:34 ET

ETS lanza la evaluación Praxis® Performance Assessment for Teachers (PPAT)

Nueva medición evalúa a los examinandos por sus capacidades de influir en el aprendizaje de los estudiantes  Los aspirantes...

Sep 22, 2015, 15:47 ET

ETS Launches Praxis® Performance Assessment for Teachers (PPAT)

 Teacher candidates required to submit a teacher performance assessment can now use the Praxis® Performance Assessment for Teachers (PPAT)...

Sep 22, 2015, 15:13 ET
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ETS Launches Praxis® Performance Assessment for Teachers (PPAT)

 Teacher candidates required to submit a teacher performance assessment can now use the Praxis® Performance Assessment for Teachers (PPAT)...

Sep 09, 2015, 17:00 ET

TOEFL® Young Students Series GO English! Le projet est relancé pour une seconde fois

Après le succès de la première année, ce projet international promeut les connaissances en langue anglaise chez les jeunes...

Sep 09, 2015, 17:00 ET

Projekt TOEFL® Young Students Series GO English! in der nächsten Runde

Globales Projekt zur Förderung der Englischkenntnisse von Schülern geht nach erfolgreichem ersten Jahr in die nächste Runde Ab...

Sep 09, 2015, 17:00 ET
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TOEFL® Young Students Series GO English! Project Back for a Second Time

Starting in September, students from around the world will begin using their English-language skills as part of the 2015 TOEFL® Young Students...