Why School Ratings Can Backfire

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Research shows how school rankings often reinforce inequalities, explains TC’s Aaron Pallas, as U.S. News & World Report releases its first-ever rankings of public elementary and middle schools — via The Hechinger Report. #TCFaculty

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2021/october/why-school-ratings-can-backfire/

School ranking schemes often reinforce inequalities rooted in which students attend a particular school, writes TC’s Aaron Pallas