Discussion post – ethical dilemma

Discussion post – 2 to 3 paragraphs


In this discussion, you will debate an ethical dilemma around test development while relating it to validity and reliability concepts.

Consider the following scenario: A private school utilizes a test with well-established predictive validity for admissions. However, members of a particular group tend to score low on this test. In your initial post, answer the following question:

  • Is it ethical for the school to continue to use the test? Why or why not?

Attached are 2 articles that can be used to assist complete the assignment.