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Try the Accuplacer test: Math

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The Accuplacer is a standardized math and English test used by most community colleges to determine who is ready for college-level classes. A real test lasts about 90 minutes, but to give you an idea about the difficulty, we've selected three sample questions each in reading, math and sentence skills.

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Working Class: Connecting Classrooms & Careers

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Tuesday, May 3rd from 9-11am

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2016 Educational Animation Festival

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Presented by WVIA & Box of Light

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Making Sense of the Most Dangerous and Complicated Region on Earth

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The University of Scranton Schemel Forum

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WVIA's Andrea O'Neill volunteers for HistoriCorps

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Andrea O'Neill, WVIA's Director of Education, recently traveled to Colorado to volunteer her time and energy to HistoriCorps.

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The Jewish Journey: America

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Airs Thursday, June 11 at 7p and Friday, June 12 at 12:30a on WVIA-TV

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Last Days in Vietnam

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Airs Wednesday, June 10 at 8p on WVIA-TV

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Dr. Mark Erickson

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Dr. Mark Erickson - President, Northampton Community College

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Chesapeake Bay Week

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It's Chesapeake Bay Week and WVIA will be airing special programming all week long! 

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Mark Volk

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Mark Volk - President, Lackawanna College

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Arizona Teachers Plan To Strike On Thursday

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Mesa public school teacher Cathy Zinkhon Matsumoto about why Arizona teachers are...

Why Duke University Won't Honor Freshman Roommate Requests This Fall

Duke University has decided to stop honoring roommate requests made by incoming freshmen — returning the procedure...

19 Years After Columbine, Students Walk Out To Stop Gun Violence

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Why More Than A Million Teachers Can't Use Social Security

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National Teachers Union Cuts Ties With Wells Fargo Over Bank's Ties To NRA, Guns

The American Federation of Teachers, the largest teachers union in the country, says it's ending its relationship...

Arizona Teachers Vote To Strike, Sparking Statewide Walkout

The governor's plan to raise teachers' salaries by 20 percent is meeting with resistance from critics who say it is...

Meet The Students Who Dreamed Up Friday's National School Walkout

Thousands of students across the country are expected to walk out of class Friday to protest violence in schools...

100 Top Colleges Vow To Enroll More Low-Income Students

As more schools band together to commit to recruiting and graduating 50,000 more low-income students, four college...

What Adult Learners Really Need (Hint: It's Not Just Job Skills)

The focus shouldn't be "quick-and-dirty" paths to a degree, argues one scholar and activist, but deep learning...