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Topic: Re: College Teachers Helping HS -Reply
Replies: 1   Last Post: Feb 13, 1996 2:52 PM

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Timothy Brown

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Re: College Teachers Helping HS -Reply
Posted: Feb 13, 1996 10:37 AM
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>>> Peter Bruce <stats@cais.com> - 2/12/96 7:41 AM >>>

>Anyone interested in organizing an informal survey of >admissions
departments? I think the first pass should be >an "open-ended"
question on the order of "what high >school math courses give
applicants the best chance of >admission?"

>We're looking for what they tell H.S. guidance departments.


I can offer a second-hand report on what the head of Harvard
undergraduate admissions said to our faculty when he gave a talk here
recently: "Too many high students take Calculus, not enough take
statistics."

Tim Brown
Lawrenceville School
Lawrenceville NJ 08648






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