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Students pose as cheaters to show 'how easy it is
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph article dated February 16, 1963 partially reads, "Cheating in the classroom is as old as the testing system, and among high school students the problem is perhaps more complex as minds come into their own. The Valley Times TODAY Youth Advisory Board tackled the existing problem and analyzed it from several angles: Why do students cheat? How do they cheat? What can be done to overcome cheating?" The youth group concluded, "'Teachers and students should promote educational endeavor, rather than use negative aspects of failure. The emphasis should be on work, rather than tests...'"
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Valley Times TODAY Youth Advisory Board
Valley Times (Firm)
Cheating (Education)--California--San Fernando Valley
High schools--California--San Fernando Valley--Examinations
High school students--California--San Fernando Valley
Teenagers--California--San Fernando Valley
High school teachers--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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