Ending up with people who are not good at the skills we need to make the world a better place

Robert Sternberg has studied intelligence for many years. In this interview by Scientific American, Sternberg decries the new era of standardized testing. At last weekend’s annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science (APS) in Boston, Cornell University psychologist Robert Sternberg sounded an alarm about the influence of standardized tests on American society. Sternberg, who […]

via Robert Sternberg on the Scourge of Standardized Testing: Are We Producing a Society of “Smart Fools?” — Diane Ravitch’s blog


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