The whole point of revamping tests like the GED is to guarantee students NEVER get decent jobs or further themselves educationally. It's to slot them into the economic underclass forever.
Michigan has turned into a complete shithole for teachers, with a revolving door of newbies who burn out in their first or second years.
Being obscenely rich doesn't mean one is obscenely smart, despite what racists like Charles Murray claim. Somebody should give Bill Gates a clue that he shouldn't talk about anything he hasn't a goddamned clue what he is talking about.
He's par for the course for the billionaire class. There isn't a damned one of them who isn't screwed up in the head in one degree or another.