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Scott Smallwood

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Co-founder of Open Campus.

When the SAT feels like a lock, not a key

"What I would hope that colleges are thinking about and looking for when they’re identifying students [is] asking, ‘Is the seed there enough to grow, nurture, and plant into something beautiful?’ Or are you looking for a static, ready-made product that you don’t have to do anything with?"