What if we studied success?

Lynn Russo Whylly's picture
Thursday, August 29, 2013

The more I’ve reflected on President Obama’s plans, as described last week, the less I like them. Rating community colleges assumes that students choose among many; in practice, community colleges are usually defined by geography, and few students have more than two from which to choose. Rather than pitting them against each other, it would make more sense to lift all boats.

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