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High school Principal forced to appologize for reporting state standardized tests show Blacks score lower than whites.

I guess reporting the facts is too much for some people to handle.

A high school principal has sent out a
letter apologising to parents and students for saying the school's
black students are 'less smart' according to a state report card issued
this month, WREG reports.Ted
Horrell, the principal at Germantown High School in Tennessee, gave out
the results of the school's state report card, which breaks down
standardized test scores by race and income. The
aim of the assembly was to talk about how the school could close the
achievement gap and introduce a new programme to help struggling
students. the Huffington Post reports.Instead it led to an outcry with those offended by the presentation questioning why Mr Horrell felt he needed to do it.

They argued it only created a greater divide with black students mocked for 'being dumb.'

It prompted Mr Horrell to write: 'I unint

Added: Jan-16-2012 Occurred On: Jan-16-2012
By: Athena
Tags: cry, babys
Location: Tennessee, United States (load item map)
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