One of the problems with this typical Left Coast thinking, is that the minority group achievers who are also enrolled in these Advanced Placement science classes will be negatively impacted by this budget proposal, as well. (read the entire news story here)
As Thomas Lifson put it in his posting at the American Thinker:
The loss of achievement is a small price to pay to insure that mediocrity becomes universal.
"All Berkeley High students, whatever their race, would lose the opportunity to get a solid grounding in science, opening up the door to achievement in higher education and life via scientific study."