Book Discussion on Whistling Vivaldi

The provost of Columbia University presents his study of the effects of stereotypes on learning and testing and the state of education in… read more

The provost of Columbia University presents his study of the effects of stereotypes on learning and testing and the state of education in the U.S. He discovers that telling a group what a specific test is supposed to reveal significantly increases the likelihood that test outcomes will reflect ingrained stereotypes. The event was at the Harvard University Book Store. close

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Book Discussion on Whistling Vivaldi

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294708-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Aug 14, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2010

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  • Aug 14, 2010 | 8:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2010 | 10:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 16, 2010 | 5:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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