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Pages: 216
Authors: Wayne Au
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Unequal By Design critically examines high-stakes standardized testing in order to illuminate what is really at stake for students, teachers, and communities negatively affected by such testing. This thoughtful analysis traces standardized testing’s origins in the Eugenics and Social Efficiency movements of the late 19th and early 20th century through
Unequal By Design
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Wayne Au
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Unequal By Design critically examines high-stakes standardized testing in order to illuminate what is really at stake for students, teachers, and communities negatively affected by such testing. This thoughtful analysis traces standardized testing’s origins in the Eugenics and Social Efficiency movements of the late 19th and early 20th century through
Unequal Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Barrett J. Taylor, Brendan Cantwell
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-03 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

American higher education is often understood as a vehicle for social advancement. However, the institutions at which students enroll differ widely from one another. Some enjoy tremendous endowment savings and/or collect resources via research, which then offsets the funds that students contribute. Other institutions rely heavily on student tuition payments.
This Is Our School!
Language: en
Pages: 304
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Computer Design of Unequally Spaced Arrays
Language: en
Pages: 71
Authors: Harvey K. Schuman
Categories: Antenna arrays
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

Analytical techniques presented thus far for treatment of unequally spaced antenna arrays have pointed out that desirable radiation characteristics can be achieved using only the interelement spacings as design parameters. The advantage is that the excitation amplitudes required can be either uniform or nearly uniform across the array, thereby allowing