TITLE

What's wrong with testing?

AUTHOR(S)
Fallows, J.
PUB. DATE
May 1989
SOURCE
Washington Monthly;May89, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the premises of meritocracy, the measurement of intelligence, intelligence as the main factor in determining success and the best schools produce the most competent professionals. The difference between competence and ability; America's emphasis on ability; Illustrations in teaching and air-traffic control.
ACCESSION #
8906050554

 

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