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The Times Vs. The Post: Education’s Weekly Showdown

By Alexander Russo — June 20, 2007 1 min read
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The Times’ Sam Freedman faces off against the Post’s Jay Mathews in their weekly education column showdown. Who do you think wins this week?

A Graduate of Stanford by Way of a Transfer: One foundation tries to help talented, low-income students make the transition from community colleges into elite universities. (Freedman)

The Power of Assuming All Need College: We are in the midst of a heated national debate over whether or not high schools should try to prepare all students for college. I say yes, but I acknowledge that the no side has a good argument. (Mathews)

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