Tougher GED tests mean fewer take exam, pass
Five months after officials revamped the GED exam to better reflect high school proficiency, fewer people are taking and passing ... quarters fewer test takers this year. JANUARY: GED test gets update, may lead to fewer takers at first JULY: GED test ...
The GED Test Is About to Get Much Harder, and Much More Expensive
"The first thing I said was, 'Are you sure you have the right person?'" Rucker says, laughing. For the first time she feels she has a future ... Next year, though, the GED test will get much harder, and adult educators are worried that they—and their ...
Ohio’s new GED test is more expensive, tougher to pass, but help is available
The urgency to pass is increasing this year. On Jan 2, all of Ohio’s GED testing ... for some first-time takers, and local charities might help with the remaining $40. McIntosh says about half of the Summit County people who take the test pass it.
Haverty First to Pass New GED
Diana Haverty of Bainbridge said those were just a couple of her feelings after passing the GED test. Nevertheless, Haverty did not just pass the GED. She is the first student in Bainbridge ... Patrick told her now was a good time.
Fewer students taking, passing new GED test
Many test providers, especially those in the smaller collar counties, say fewer students are taking the exam and a smaller percentage ... people taking the exam or passing so far this year. DuPage County was one of the first places in Illinois the GED ...