August 23, 2007

Truth in administration

Dean Dad's response to the USNWR rankings strikes me as honest:

Ranking schemes like this invariably lead to a two-track response; I know they're flawed, but I want to do well on them, anyway.

Whew! I'm glad someone acknowledged that. Hate the flaws in the competition; need to engage in it.

(I've been tacit blogging-wise this week because classes start next week and thanks to a change in K-12 calendars in Florida, I only have one week between when my wonderful children started school and when I start teaching. There have been enough urgent matters that they encroach on my usual dither-brained time for blogging.)

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Posted in Higher education on August 23, 2007 9:09 AM |