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SAT prep services get into video games

Finally, the folks at the SAT have figured out that students may get better test scores on standardized tests with video games as support. Here is the funny part, the games in and of themselves are better long term diagnostic learning tools than SAT and other forms of high stakes testing. The real question is will the video game industry finally wake up and team up with educational institutions and accrediting bodies so that the influence of the testing industry can be curtailed somewhat. Why should an industry decide who is worthy of college.

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