Originally Posted by creek14
If you were in the elementary public school system between 1960 and oh say, 1975, your IQ was tested. It was big back then.
Most schools placed you in classes according to those scores.
And my parents held it over my head "you're smarter than a B- in math, Cindy."
They did it in Mariemont at least until 1980 when I was in 6th grade . Then they would tell that your IQ was higher than X, that you were gifted and that you were being put in *special * classes.
Real healthy if you ask me.