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mr rodriguez comments on a recent test "well the class average on that test is exactly
83. If I take away the best score , the average is exactly 82. Fine work Anya." If there
are 16 students in the class, what is the best score?

2014-10-08
Casslyn
 

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Doctor
says:

I don't know and I don't care and you shouldn't either. Comparing students gets us
nowhere. What Anya and you need to know is what skills/concepts the test showed are
Anya's strengths and areas for improvement and what her next steps should be to improve
her understanding. Mr. Rodriguez should not provide this irrelevant information but he
should use it reflect on what was wrong with his instruction that led to the class average
only being 83%.

 

 

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