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Age of Awareness

What Standardized Test Scores Truly Reveal About our Students

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Our entire education system is based on testing. We have tests for the year, the semester, the quarter, the chapter, and the concept. Standardized testing our primary form of academic assessment in the United States, and it is rooted in eugenics. In 1923, eugenicist Carl Brigham asserted that Black and other non-white and immigrant students were biologically inferior to white American

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