Valuable insights from Lynn O’Shaughnessy
a nationally recognized college expert.
ACT Tufts University
November 29, 2011
Are Brilliant Teens the Best College Students?
I’ve often wondered why colleges and universities are so fixated on admitting students with extremely high SAT or ACT scores. Some of these teenagers only excel at taking tests and earning top grades, which can lead to awfully uninspiring young adults. I’ve heard admission folks privately lament that kids with high test scores can be duds. If I was an...