25% of parents cheat to get their kids into college

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Questions we explored this week:

  • What percentage of colleges are test optional now? The data is in.
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  • This shocking percentage of parents admit to cheating to help their kids get into college. What is it?

July 30, 2021 — 67%
According to a FairTest survey, 1,600 colleges and universities will have test optional policies for the upcoming admissions cycle. This amounts to about two-thirds of colleges th...

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