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From: Hillarie Swanner <email@example.com> To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion Date: 2004052615:22:44 Subject: Re: Re: Re: curving test scores AMEN!! I think there might be the occassional time that I make a test way too hard by some mistake and I would take a serious look at it and maybe even let some collegues look at it and then deside if adjustments should be made. But I totally agree that curving gives our kids a false look at the real world. When they perform below par at a job their boss isnt going to "curve" their performance. He'll just fire them. Our kids need to learn that they have to work hard to succeed in the real world.
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