Battle Over New York City’s Specialized High School Admissions Test

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Battle Over New York City’s Specialized High School Admissions Test

Daily Kos, 7.23.18

According to David Bloomfield, a professor at Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, CUNY, no one really knows how the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) is used to decide who is accepted into eight of New York City’s elite public high schools and what the test actually measures. Why? Because the test has never been formally evaluated.

Submitted on: JUL 23, 2018

Category: GC Press Coverage | Urban Education