David L. Hanson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in article <dhanson.407.0234F4E5@hal-pc.org>... > In article <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org writes: > > >He doesn't claim these views because he knows that PURDUE doesn't and > >cannot teach this way. No one can!!!! > > Of course they could even they didn't have an social and political agenda
> instead of an educational agenda. > > >Mr. Rubin is a "troller". > > He is not. > > I have been reading and enjoying Dr. Rubin's posts for 6 years. He certainly > believes what he posts and he is old enough to know when the government > education systems wasn't as stupid as it is today. > >> In fact, Dr. Rubin may be profiting from such stupidity! ;) My feeling >> is that the US spends too high a percentage of its educational dollar >> on higher ed; we send far too many students to 4 year colleges. >> About 50% of the students who begin college never >> finish; this represents a tremendous waste of time and money. >> Perhaps we should redirect 50% of college faculties to where >> they might do more good: teaching K-12.