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The UK conducted a wild pandemic experiment by letting an algorithm grade teens' exam results, and outraged students want to sue over bias
A British school student is threatening to sue the UK government over an algorithm that was...A British school student is threatening to sue the UK government over an algorithm that was used to determine final grades after national exams were cancelled due to the pandemic. The algorithm has been widely criticized for hurting bright students at disadvantaged schools, costing them life-changing places at top colleges. Almost 280,000 students saw their A-levels downgraded from what teachers had predicted thanks to...