Oh Great – College a Waste of Time and Money


This doesn’t come as too much of a surprise. When educators are more focused on indoctrination than education this is what you get.

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USA Today reported:

Nearly half of the nation’s undergraduates show almost no gains in learning in their first two years of college, in large part because colleges don’t make academics a priority, a new report shows.
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Instructors tend to be more focused on their own faculty research than teaching younger students, who in turn are more tuned in to their social lives, according to the report, based on a book titled Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses. Findings are based on transcripts and surveys of more than 3,000 full-time traditional-age students on 29 campuses nationwide, along with their results on the Collegiate Learning Assessment, a standardized test that gauges students’ critical thinking, analytic reasoning and writing skills.

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After two years in college, 45% of students showed no significant gains in learning; after four years, 36% showed little change.

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Students also spent 50% less time studying compared with students a few decades ago, the research shows.

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If you think that’s bad, wait till you read this!

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Many of the students graduated without knowing how to sift fact from opinion, make a clear written argument or objectively review conflicting reports of a situation or event, according to New York University sociologist Richard Arum, lead author of the study. The students, for example, couldn’t determine the cause of an increase in neighborhood crime or how best to respond without being swayed by emotional testimony and political spin

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The study’s authors also found that large numbers of students didn’t enroll in courses requiring substantial work. In a typical semester, a third of students took no courses with more than 40 pages of reading per week. Half didn’t take a single course in which they wrote more than 20 pages over the semester.

Hmmm. One might think this is by design – dumb down the populace so they vote based on emotion rather than rational thought.

Via Hot Air