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[Susan notes: No comment. I'm still too furious.]

Submitted to New York Times but not published
11/21/2009

To the editor

The article "Tips for the Admissions Test. . . to Kindergarten" shows that Secretary of Education Duncan's Race to the Top agenda abuses the affluent as well as the poor, showing that you can't be too thin, too rich, or to young to be subjected to high-stakes testing.

Susan Ohanian


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