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ERIC Number: EJ288984
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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The Deterioration of Secondary Education: Media Images, Administrative Nostrums, and College Pressures.
Arnstine, Donald
Teachers College Record, v85 n1 p9-26 Fall 1983
The case for the deterioration of educational quality should not rest on student aptitude test scores; indeed, these tests are a large part of the problem. College admission standards harm secondary schools by standardizing curriculum, encouraging teaching to tests, and focusing students' energy on high grade point averages. (PP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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