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If non-educators continue to treat students like widgets and teachers like factory robots, measuring success by how many shoddy units get sold to Wal-Mart, we'll have cheating scandals in all 50 states.
The day after I submit grades, I get a visit from the assistant principal. She walks in with a stack of forms. "You're going to have to change all of the failing grades to passing," she says.