Jan 20, 2017 by NAS |
Classic Learning Initiatives has developed a new alternative to the PSAT, rolling out the Classic Learning Test 9 (CLT 9) and Classic Learning Test 10 (CLT 10).
Jan 13, 2016 by Robert Koons |
NAS member Robert Koons gives advice to those pursuing philosophy.
Jun 05, 2014 by Jason Fertig |
How often do most students work within their "fields of study," and what sorts of jobs do most students end up having?
Feb 19, 2014 by George Leef |
Students are choosing universities for which they are underqualified, opting for "party schools" over more prestigious universities. The market of education allows for customers to pick and choose as they wish.
Nov 23, 2011 by George Leef |
In this week’s Pope Center Clarion Call, I write about a company, ConnectEdu, that is bringing the same sort of matching that’s used in online dating services to college applications. It seems promising to me and may…
Oct 12, 2011 by George Leef |
In the recent book by Clay Christensen and Henry Eyring, The Innovative University, the authors contend that many colleges and universities will be left in the dust unless they figure out how to adapt, much as companies have crumbled…
Aug 30, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |
Why is there such ballooning debt among so many new college graduates?
Aug 29, 2011 by |
"The entire edifice of higher education now has a huge propaganda machine at its heart, relentlessly pounding home the idea that everybody should go to college." - Andrew Ferguson, father of a college student
Aug 11, 2011 by George Leef |
Today's Inside Higher Ed has a story about a new study on students from low-income families and their college choices.
Aug 03, 2011 by John C. Chalberg |
Historian John C. Chalberg reviews Andrew Ferguson's Crazy U, and concludes that the title has some merit.
Aug 01, 2011 by |
What makes a college overpriced? How do you identify
Apr 27, 2011 by John Leo |
Peter Wood answers a parent's question, "If the quality of college education is declining as rapidly as many people say, where do you think my daughter or son should go to school?"
Mar 28, 2011 by Jason Fertig |
Jason Fertig modifies tips from the Wall Street Journal for parents of college-bound children.
Aug 27, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
Last week we started a new "Question of the Week" series. Our first question was Why did you choose the college you attended/attend? Readers answered via email, Twitter, and website comments: John D. Beatty: I chose American Military…