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Princeton Takes Steps to Fight 'Grade Inflation'

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Princeton Takes Steps to Fight 'Grade Inflation'

Princeton Takes Steps to Fight 'Grade Inflation'

Princeton Takes Steps to Fight 'Grade Inflation'

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NPR's Anthony Brooks reports on how Princeton University is taking steps to reverse the trend of so-called "grade inflation." The Ivy League institution contends that students are not being challenged enough — but others argue that competition does not necessarily create a better learning environment.