Predicting Performance

by Stanley Kurtz

I’ve already written about the disastrous fate of Britain’s “A-Level” achievement tests and the possibility that Britain will now move toward an SAT type test for college entrance. Now we have another report from Britain that American style SAT’s are better predictors of student performance–and fairer to students from poor areas as well. Thanks, by the way, to Erin O’Connor for sending this over. For anyone interested in campus politics, O’Connor’s Critical Mass is a must.

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