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  • Confession of an Ivy League teaching assistant: Here’s why I inflated grades December 13, 2013
    We all cared about teaching and fairness. But the real reason so many of us inflate grades is to avoid students complaining. Anything less than an A- would result in endless emails, crying during office hours, or calls from parents. One student once cornered me and said: “I hope you’re happy you’ve destroyed my chance at Goldman and ruined my life.”


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December 20, 2013 at 5:25 PM

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