High-Stakes Placement Exams Predict College Success?" and "Predicting Success in College: The Importance of Placement Tests and High School Transcripts"

March 2012
Education Week;3/14/2012, Vol. 31 Issue 24, p5
The article reports that two studies, "Do High-Stakes Placement Exams Predict College Success?" and "Predicting Success in College: The Importance of Placement Tests and High School Transcripts," conducted by researchers Judith Scott-Clayton, Clive Belfield and Peter Crosta show that grades are the best college success predictors.


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