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Wednesday, March 4, 2009

What the...?

Fort Lee educators altered students' transcripts
Guidance counselors or administrators at Fort Lee High School have changed or deleted grades on students’ transcripts to help them get into “very selective” colleges and universities, schools Superintendent Raymond Bandlow said today.

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wait, wait, here's my favorite quote:

“I think it’s done not with a malicious intent but to help the student be admitted to a selective college,” [Superintendent Bandlow] said.

Oh....I feel so much better now!

The college mania is so out of control.

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