Problem

Class discrimination in education

Other Names:
Educational snobbery
Socially divisive school systems
Active class prejudice in schools
Prejudicial treatment of lower class students
Nature:
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