Lindsey Foat – The Hale Center for Journalism
For the past 70 years, the G.E.D. test has given over 18 million people a second chance at a high school diploma.
The test students take to gain their high school equivalency will be determined by the state in which they live beginning in January.
Both tests will be offered mainly on the computer, align with the K-12 Common Core Standards and result in increased costs to students.