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ERIC Number: EJ606460
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
High Standards for Whom?
Gratz, Donald B.
Phi Delta Kappan, v81 n9 p681-87 May 2000
The compelling ideas underlying the standards movement are being distorted by poor implementation and political opportunism. Higher standards will probably not affect the nation's already booming economy or close the white/minority achievement gap. An emerging rebellion, driven by negative testing consequences, is eroding political support. (Contains 27 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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