Posted tagged ‘Ivy League schools’

Obama’s Education Plan Against Parental School Choice | FreedomWorks

May 10, 2010

Here is an interesting program based on the failed policies of the past. This is Federal government interference in government schools. As the article states involvement of the Fed’s since 1965 has produced no appreciable results.

Obama’s Education Plan Against Parental School Choice | FreedomWorks.

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Fraud in Academia – When is a C really an F

June 17, 2009

Dr. Walter E. Williams, is on the faculty of George Mason University as John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics an author, a columnist, and other activities.

For those of you who are old enough to remember the SAT exam was re-centered by adding about 100 points to test takers scores, the 100 points is allocated to the sections of the test. The ACT at a counselor’s meeting last fall was complaining about the lower scores they are getting. Of course, it is all the students fault.

Dr. Williams quotes from several sources about the grades earned by students. This is not only Podunk U. , the Ivy League schools are right up there leading the way with grade inflation. Parents and employers should subtract a grade from the report card turned in and consider a “C” as the new “F”.

For a little fun read the article linked to below.

Walter E. Williams : Fraud in Academia – Townhall.com
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