What Does the SAT Essay Measure?

the SAT logoThe SAT Essay is designed to measure how well a test taker understands a passage and can use it as the basis for a well-written, thought-out discussion… or at least it used to be.

In early 2021, College Board removed the essay section for the SAT. While we might not have seen the last of this portion of the SAT, you can safely forget about it for now.