Read the Position

Most, though not all, recent LAST administrations have included writing assessments which require candidates to read short arguments that provide a group's or person's position on some issue.  These arguments are similar to those one would read in the editorial sections of major newspapers, so practice reading, summarizing, and responding to them as a way to prepare for the exam.

Click here for New York Times editorials, or
Click here for New York Daily News editorials.


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