The Big Cheat

Number 12041
Subject Education
Source Chicago Magazine
State IL
Year 1995
Publication Date September
Summary Chicago Magazine reports that "Steinmetz High School's surprise victory in last spring's academic decathlon seemed to be a Horatio Alger tale that all Chicago could celebrate. But it turned into a troubling story of ambition, resentment, and deceit - all under the wing of an exceptionally popular, manipulative teacher.."
Category General
Pages 12
Keywords cover-up scandal groupthink intellectual gang testing competitions
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