Op-ed: Solutions to increasing diversity without changing the SHSAT

By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com


Recently, there has been a lot of talk about changing the admissions process for New York City’s specialized high schools in order to address the underrepresentation of black and Latino students. While I embrace the goal of increasing diversity within those schools, I am not convinced that changing the exam or the admission standards is the best way to diversify the student population.

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