Things needing improvement in U.S. education.
A couple of weeks ago, two headlines grabbed my attention:
A Majority of Republicans Think College Is Bad for America – The Week, 10 July 2017
Sharp Partisan Divisions in Views of National Institutions – Republicans Increasingly Say Colleges Have Negative Impact on U.S. – Pew Research Center, 10 July 2017
The headlines, I believe, say much about why our nation is in chaos today. 58% of Republicans now say that colleges “are having a negative effect on the way things are going in the country,” while just 36% think colleges positively affect the country, Pew reported. The other 6% presumably are scratching their heads asking “what’s college?” A short two years ago, 54% of Republicans thought that colleges had a positive effect, while 37% said they had a negative effect. Two short years … what changed?
I think we all know the answer to that question and it can…
View original post 1,096 more words