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ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

Higher Ed News Roundup: Low Standards

September 16, 2014 by ACTA

Why we shouldn't be so quick to ditch standardized tests.

Though some schools are ditching all admission standards.

At Rochester Institute of Technology, a chair dedicated to critical thinking speaks to the value of a liberal arts education.

Despite early protests, the Ayaan Hirsi Ali event went uninterrupted at Yale and even ended in a standing ovation.

A note about federal standards and the inability to anticipate innovation.

The White House will announce new sexual assault guidelines this Friday.

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Eugenio Derbez

October 15, 2014 - 8:54 AM |

I don’t think standarized test are a good tool for evaluating humans, with their differences and particularities.

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