The Big Think

January 8, 2014

Does Education = Success?

Filed under: Education — jasony @ 10:33 am

More College Does Not Beget More Economic Prosperity: “Hordes of academically weak and disengaged kids have been lured into college with the idea that getting a degree–any degree, from anywhere–means they’ll enjoy a hefty gain in earnings. Unfortunately, many of them coast through without adding anything to their human capital. They may have a degree, but that and $3 will get them a coffee at Starbucks , where they’re apt to work.”

Interesting article.

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