Tuesday, June 28, 2011

where there's wealth, there can be no meritocracy

"...in elite schools in New York City, wealthy parents anxious about grades and college admissions  are investing tens of thousands of dollars in  private tutors  to sustain their children's competitive edge.  One parent concedes that her children's tutoring bill climbed to six figures in a recent year." from http://www.classism.org/moving-bar