It drives dropout rates and is mostly useless in real life. Andrew Hacker has a plan for getting rid of it. calculus in the high school and college curriculum with a practical course in statistics for citizenship (more on that later). Missing: forestry.
We have heard of "prairie schooners" for many a day, but it has remained for in the slow grinding out of Executive Orders eliminating Forest areas which the local Let us hope that the good ship "Sequoia" steers a course clear of the bars to trim the ship by condemning and heaving overboard a lot of worthless cargo.
So removing the SAT would take away that tool. class rank or grades in college preparatory courses, might have the same predictive value.). Why Most Students Ditch Math & Science Majors