When asked to indicate their race, prior to completing a standardized test (left), African American students do more poorly compared to white students. When no such prompt is given (right), the two groups perform similarly to each other. (after Steele and Aronson, 1995) Originally uploaded in SAGE 2YC:Mitigate Stereotype Threat and Solo Status.
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Christine Mallinson, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
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