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Thanks for the review, plus one clarification

Posted By: Audrey Beardsley on March 12, 2016
Thanks for the great review! I just wanted to make one point of clarification, however. I did not compare the VAM phenomenon "to the Cambodian genocide, torture, and the execution of 1.5 to 3 million people." That would be way too extreme, uncalled for, disrespectful to the people of Cambodia, and the like. What I did do, though, was explain that what occurred there, which was "intellectual genocide," was akin to a much lighter version of "intellectual genocide" in our country, as per our current use of VAMs and high-stakes tests in general. I hope that helps to clarify.
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 Thanks for the review, plus one clarification by Audrey Beardsley on March 12, 2016
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