It's time to rethink the Leaving Cert - points race and educational biases should be consigned to history
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|Title:||It's time to rethink the Leaving Cert - points race and educational biases should be consigned to history||Authors:||Ní Shúilleabháin, Aoibhinn||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/11403||Date:||22-May-2020||Online since:||2020-07-01T15:26:23Z||Abstract:||Education is not about grades; it is about preparing our young people for the challenges they will meet in the world around them. We can incorporate other ways of assessing learning that truly reflects what students know and can do that will be fair, equitable and demonstrative of their experiencesoutside of school.||Type of material:||Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine||Journal:||Irish Independent||Start page:||8||End page:||9||Keywords:||Leaving Certificate; Assessment; Biases||Other versions:||https://www.independent.ie/opinion/comment/its-time-to-rethink-leaving-cert-points-race-and-educational-biases-should-be-consigned-to-history-39225516.html||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Not peer reviewed|
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