The “dumbing down” of college means mediocre education without rigor

dumbing down of America

The other day a front-page story in the New York Times grabbed my attention like few others. The headline read:  “At N.Y.U., Students Were Failing Organic Chemistry. Who Was to Blame?.” The answer, readers learned, was not the students but the award-winning professor who taught the class. To quote the story: “In the field of …

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