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New SAT Redesigns Scoring Method, Vocabulary Section, Does Nothing to Mitigate Inherent Socioeconomic Disparities
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New SAT Redesigns Scoring Method, Vocabulary Section, Does Nothing to Mitigate Inherent Socioeconomic Disparities

This past weekend saw the first administration of the new and improved SAT examination, a standardized test taken by most high school juniors across the nation to determine which colleges they can get into. The “new” SAT has a different scoring mechanism, which will not penalize students for guessing, and has changed the Verbal section…