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Topics in American Education: No size fits all

The Newtonite October 23, 2013

by Peter Diamond Anyone who has read multiple installments of my blog likely realizes that I strongly oppose a “one size fits all” approach to education, which  simply mean that the world is too...

Topics in American Education: The ethics behind SAT testing

The Newtonite September 16, 2013

by Peter Diamond This summer I spent a good deal of time studying for the SAT test, an experience that opened my eyes to the questionable realities of standardized testing and the college admission process....

Topics in American Education: The mysterious case of unilingual graduates

The Newtonite February 28, 2013

by Peter Diamond Different students tend to approach their secondary education from different angles—some see high school as a necessary step to get into their top-choice college. Others see these four...

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