[LMB] OT: IQ Tests

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Tue Jun 29 19:35:41 BST 2021

> On Jun 29, 2021, at 8:53 AM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
> Under the theory of disparate impact, businesses are not allowed to use any test that does not have the same result for every group. That is one of the reasons why, if a business needed to hire people who were literate and numerate, they would require a college degree, any college degree. A high school diploma no longer was enough.
> High schools are judged by what percentage of the students graduate, not by how much they know.

AFAIU in NYS to graduate high school you must past the Regents Exam, which many cannot.

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