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Film examines pressure cooker culture in American schools

Many American schools have become academic and extra¬†curricular¬†pressure cookers that often push both students and teachers to their limits.¬†Hardin Coleman, Dean of the Boston University School of Education (SED), discusses the new documentary, “Race to Nowhere: The Dark Side of America’s Achievement Culture,” and how too hard of a focus on school statistics and strong […]