Monday, February 02, 2015
The Day the Purpose of College Changed
AN excellent article in the Chronicle: http://chronicle.com/article/The-Day-the-Purpose-of-College/151359/
After February 28, 1967, the main reason to go was to get a job
I've lived this shift, beginning as a student with the classical philosophy of education, and then teaching under the Reagan philosophy. I pity younger generations. Mine may have been the last to have a glimpse of what real education is about.