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Record High School Graduation Rate Is Not Meaningful

Record High School Graduation Rate Is Not Meaningful

By WSN Editorial Board

October 20, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The number of high schoolers graduating on time is not an accurate measurement of the success of the nation’s education system, or its future workforce.

Proposed standardized testing regulations are a positive step

Proposed standardized testing regulations are a positive step

By Anand Balaji, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Obama's proposals for standardized testing in K-12 schools are a step in the right direction.

Ivy League grade inflation unfair to students

Ivy League grade inflation unfair to students

By Vittorio Bisin, Staff Columnist

September 17, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Grade inflation at Ivy Leagues makes it hard for recruiters to differentiate among student qualifications.