Grade inflation: A consideration of additional causes

Lanning, Wayne; Perkins, Peggy
June 1995
Journal of Instructional Psychology;Jun95, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p163
Academic Journal
Focuses on grade inflation in higher American education. Identification of a variety of causes; Crisis in American education; Variety of options for grade improvement; Rate of inflation; Focus on Colleges of Education and teacher education programs; Perceptions of cause; Use of student evaluations and their relationship to tenure and promotion considerations for faculty.


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