Liberal Education

Reengineering Retention

On Monday, Inside Higher Education published an opinion piece with my long-held thoughts on a public policy issue: low college retention and completion rates are local problems requiring local solutions rather than one-size-fits-all solutions formulated in Washington.

This issue is coming to the fore again as the U.S. Department of Education gears up to enact a college rating system, yet another effort to bring a uniform approach to all of higher education in this country.

To visit the essay on Inside Higher Education: