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Ridiculous, right?

Apparently working your hardest to be the best you can be — and being recognized for the effort — is one lesson a North Carolina school board no longer believes is worth teaching.

Citing what it calls “unhealthy” competition among students, the Wake County school board is the latest in the country to make┬ávaledictorians and┬ásalutatorians a thing of the past, The News & Observer of Charlotte reports.

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