Reporter Sean F. Driscoll takes exams familiar to the unemployed

For many newly unemployed workers, it’s been decades since they sat at a desk, freshly sharpened No. 2 pencil in hand, and stared down the barrel of a standardized test.

But if they want to further their education or get training, odds are they’ll have to make it through that barrier before they can get down to learning and finding work. Read more.