Killing Public Higher Education
  • Author : David L. Stocum
  • Release Date : 06 February 2013
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 46
  • ISBN 13 : 9780124115385

Download or read book entitled Killing Public Higher Education written by David L. Stocum and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 06 February 2013 with total pages 46. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This is an opinion piece from a highly qualified professor of science who has served in administration highlights the need for reform in our public higher education research institutions. In this well-researched reference, Dr. Stocum illustrates how the competition among the public flagship universities for more money, research prestige, and power, and the imposition of mission differentiation on public universities, is detrimental to the educational needs of 21st century. The goal of the work is to expose the issues that exist, give a voice to under-recognized institutions and to provide suggestions for more effective education system moving forward. A well researched reference on widespread policy Offers insightful reflection based on first-hand experience Examines and proposes solutions to ignite the conversation and promote possible solutions to the problems in our present higher education structure