College and university presidents (who overwhelmingly supported the Obama campaign in 2012) are more skeptical than expected about the President's effort to reform federal financial aid, according to a recent poll. The most controversial part of the reform proposal includes instituting a national system of ratings and tying federal funding to highly-rated schools.
The proper and most effective way to fix America’s education system has baffled reformers, grassroots activists, and government officials for decades.
Inside Higher Ed revealed the findings of a new survey that shows just how flawed the education system is in America today. Half of college students say they are prepared for the workplace, but hiring managers completely disagree.
What is a country left with when their education system systemically fails to adequately prepare students to compete and succeed in a global market economy?