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Topic: Re: Time for Moderation
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CJ Masenas

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Re: Time for Moderation
Posted: Jul 29, 2000 7:23 AM
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--- Victor Steinbok <aardvark69@earthlink.net> wrote:
> That's easy--the councilor should look at the
> student's whole record, not
> just the SAT scores. Most colleges will too.


Now, that's specific - "look" at the record.

> The other negative of this councilor's approach is
> more insidious. If a
> school previously had very low expectations of their
> graduates and had few
> if any of them going to top colleges, the Venn
> Diagram of scores would be
> harmful, not helpful...
> <S-(


Explain to us, Victor, how "looking" avoids low
expectations.

Charlie

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