ERIC Number: EJ556374
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Student Incentives and the College Board System.
Powell, Arthur G.
American Educator, v21 n3 p11-17 Fall 1997
Describes the home-grown system of external educational standards and incentives that were created in the early 20th century by college prep schools and the impact this system had on how teachers taught and students learned. Discussions include how standards were used as curricular frameworks and the creation and influence of the College Board examinations on educational achievement. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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