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Topic: On Competition
Replies: 8   Last Post: Nov 8, 1995 9:47 AM

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Lou Talman

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Re: On Competition
Posted: Nov 8, 1995 1:17 AM
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> When we assess ability of students to work cooperatively in groups,
> do we not...


That's a very pretty pair of observations, Ron. I wish I'd seen
them before you pointed them out to us.

An important point I'd prefer not go unnoticed is that it is really
*assessment* that drives competition. I've heard many folks bad-mouth
assessment. But none of them think that it'd be a bad idea to check
their heart surgeon's record before he operates on their own personal
machinery. I presume they'd "assess" his qualifications before...

--Lou





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