Why Can’t Everyone Get A’s?

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Alfie Kohn on standards and accountability: “Here’s a thought experiment. Suppose that next year virtually every student passed the tests. What would the reaction be from politicians, businesspeople, the media?…

The Meritocracy Is Under Siege

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The debate over meritocracy has been intensifying. Is it a good thing? A bad thing? Do we want it or don’t we? The worldwide demand for talent and the accelerated…