Day: December 8, 2011

What Will They Learn? Maybe Not Much

“Academically Adrift“, a study by two sociologists – Richard Arum of NYU and Josipa Roksa of the University of Virginia – demonstrated that 36 percent of our college students graduate with little or no measurable gains in their core academic skills – areas like expository writing and analytical reasoning.  Their diplomas are literally tickets to […]

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