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Potential for Education

June 11, 2009

The presidents of four-year universities in Korea have issued a joint declaration on reforming the university admissions system by doing away with Korea’s grades-oriented university admissions culture. This is the first time the heads of 200 universities have presented a unified front on reform of admissions policies.

The joint declaration represents the universities’ solemn pledge to the nation, giving us good reason to believe we can nurture high expectations for the future of our education system.

Hopefully, this will be a turning point, signifying an end to our reliance on college entrance exam scores and high school grades.

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