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Teen Geniuses?

celic.qxd Talk about a schoolhouse crock–isn’t Paul Pekin making unjustified claims just as he says the opposition does [“Schoolhouse Crock,” September 12]? He says, “In 1995 70 percent of 17-year-olds had graduated from high school, and 42 percent had gone on to college.” How can this be true? By my estimate, when graduation day comes […]