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(Psych Central News) Some public school teachers under-challenge minority students by giving them more positive feedback than they give to white students for the same work, according to a new study, which says that this creates a distinct learning disadvantage for minority students. The study involved 113 white middle- and high school teachers in two public school districts [...]

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