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ERIC Number: EJ446920
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0734-6670
An Alternative to Ranking High School Students.
Rutledge, Bryan
Journal of College Admission, n133 p5-6 Fall 1991
Asserts that college admission officers must take closer look at how they use high school rank in their deliberations. Contends that admission officers often give undue significance to rank. Describes statistical shortcomings of high school rank and notes personal cost to high school students. Proposes alternative weighted grade point average, transcript, and grade distribution chart, supplemented with thorough profile. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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