Grade inflation is ruining education

| April 18, 2019

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It is common knowledge that universities have been inflating degree awards in recent years. This week it was reported that hundreds of students with the worst A-level results are going on to get first-class degrees. Some 40 universities awarded firsts to at least a quarter of those with the lowest A-level grades. Fears of being sued by graduates for achieving poor grades, and government pressure to ensure students from poorer backgrounds obtain the highest degrees, seem to be to blame. This is a wholly destructive process that has ramifications outside of the academy

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