ARCHIVED: Writing professor Melvin Bukiet discusses the pressures of grades on high school students in The Daily News

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

In an opinion piece in the New York , Writing faculty member Melvin Bukiet examines the "win-at-all-costs academic culture" and the pressures caused by grades and standardized tests in high school. At Sarah Lawrence, students receive written evaluations of their performance in each class, and SAT scores are optional for admission.