Does Egalitarian Education Fail Democracy?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

What can be done about educational systems that perpetuate inequality by presuming that all students come equipped with equal potential? How do such ideas affect the state of democracies? Author Fredrik deBoer talks about his book on the topic, "The Cult of Smart: How Our Broken Education System Perpetuates Social Injustice."
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