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What really makes a difference in education

SAT originally stood for Scholastic Aptitude Test. But parsing the results by income suggests it’s also a Student Affluence Test. On average, students in 2014 in every income bracket outscored students in a lower bracket on every section of the … Continue reading

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Steven Joyce…. channelling Plato

Steven Joyce is heavying universities, telling them that they must produce more engineering graduates, to meet the needs of the market. “If [universities] want us to be more directive, I’m more than willing,” he said. “I’m watching them really closely … Continue reading

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