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    Do you believe in social promotion? How do cognitive factors contribute to social promotion or retention?

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    No, I strongly oppose social promotion. I feel that it fosters a feeling that academic merit and standards mean nothing. I also maintain that it leads to decreases in students' skills in content areas by simply passing them along to the next grade. It debilitates students academically, socially, emotionally, and ...

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    This posting briefly debates social promotion. 100 words of personal notes are integrated to validate. Personal opinions are applied.