Improving the Quality of Education
Increasing graduation rates and levels of educational attainment will accomplish little if students do not learn something of lasting value. Yet federal efforts over the last several years have focused much more on increasing the number of Americans who go to college than on improving the education they receive once they get there.
Originally published: September 21, 2017
Author: Derek Bok
Position: President Emeritus
Institution: Harvard University
Published by: Inside Higher Ed