Thursday, March 4, 2021

03/04/2021 Top NYC school changes admissions policy to account for COVID - Food app drivers take more deliveries, but they aren’t seeing higher pay

Today's Article: Top NYC school changes admissions policy to account for COVID
From: The New York Post
Readability Score: 10.4

One of the top public high schools in New York City is changing its admissions process. Rather than using a strict numerical score, all applicants who score above 90 in the school's rating system will be considered 'top tier,' and students will be randomly selected from that group. Is this a good system? Is it fair? Discuss equity and education issues with today's article.

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Today's Alternate Article: Food app drivers take more deliveries, but they aren’t seeing higher pay
Readability Score: 9.0