You Aren’t Actually Mad at the SATs

Perhaps it’s not the SATs that people are mad at, but instead what they reveal — the fact that not everyone is equally smart. Freddie deBoer likens the movement to abolish SATs in an attempt to level the playing field to solving climate change by discarding thermometers; by removing the means to perceive differences in capability, everyone pretends it doesn’t exist, which means nothing will be done to address the inequalities that lead to these differences in capabilities. Read full article here


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