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Students rush to complete GED before revisions are made

Starting January 2014, the GED will distribute a new test aligned with Common Core standards. Nervous students are racing against the clock to pass the exam before the revisions are made.
By Abby Theodros -- Medill News Service   |   Nov. 11, 2013 at 6:05 PM

WASHINGTON -- A new GED exam aligned with Common Core standards will be distributed across the nation beginning January of next year and students are scrambling to complete the test before it gets more difficult and expensive.

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