Class discrimination in education

Other Names:
Educational snobbery
Socially divisive school systems
Active class prejudice in schools
Prejudicial treatment of lower class students
Some school systems may operate on the premise that intelligence and educational achievement are innately connected to a student's social class. Such assumptions are likely to hinder the social and educational growth of all students and instructors involved.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.04.2000 – 00:00 CEST