[LMB] OT: IQ Tests

Ruchira Mathur wetair at gmail.com
Tue Jun 29 22:36:47 BST 2021


I never thought they were that difficult. Though if you get a low score on
the test and pass the class, they might make you take the class over again.

Anyway, are regents still thing?

On Tue, Jun 29, 2021, 3:48 PM WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

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> > On Jun 29, 2021, at 8:53 AM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
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> > 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.
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> AFAIU in NYS to graduate high school you must past the Regents Exam, which
> many cannot.
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