The Test & The Art of Thinking (2018)

Genres - Culture & Society, Education  |   Sub-Genres - Children's Educational, Politics & Government, Teaching  |   Release Date - Apr 27, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 81 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This documentary explores the purpose and evolution of the SAT/ACT tests, which have become the gatekeepers to higher education in America. Educators, admissions professionals, parents, test writers and high school students debate the test’s efficacy and discuss how it has molded how kids are taught and how they learn in the U.S. school system. Directed by Michael Arlen Davis.

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college, college-admissions, mind-expansion, practice [preparation], test-preparation