The State of Higher Education
High school seniors everywhere are watching their mailboxes for acceptance letters. They aren’t the only ones talking about college. Higher education has been receiving a lot of attention lately; from the emphasis the Obama administration has placed on community college, to the discussions of rising tuition rates. In this article Janet Napolitano discusses some of the factors in play in the current climate of higher education and makes the case that it is on solid footing.
Napolitano discusses the implications, integration–and limitations–of technology, while calling for a return to the fundamental ideology and aim of our higher education institutions. What do you think of the points made? Join the discussion below.