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The article “Junior Meritocracy”, published recently inNew York Magazine, exposes some of the inherent flaws in the intelligence testing of four-year-old children.  Exams such as the Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence (WPPSI-III), Standford-Binet Intelligence Scales (SB-5), and the Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT) are used by prestigious elementary schools in New York to screen students for acceptance.

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