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    A Quality Alternative

    A new vision for higher education accreditation

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    So, a gradual federal takeover of the current system, continuing a pernicious bipartisan trend ignited by the Spellings commission.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveFoerster View Post
    So, a gradual federal takeover of the current system, continuing a pernicious bipartisan trend ignited by the Spellings commission.
    There is no problem government can't make worse. And more expensive. Education , healthcare...

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    Quote Originally Posted by decimon View Post
    There is no problem government can't make worse.
    That's "progress", I guess.

    Make higher education dependent on federal student aid, then insist that dependence gives the federal government both the right and the means to shape higher education .

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    Quote Originally Posted by heirophant View Post
    That's "progress", I guess.

    Make higher education dependent on federal student aid, then insist that dependence gives the federal government both the right and the means to shape higher education.
    That's the process. Il Ducebag would have gotten one thing right if he'd wasted Gramsci.

    Ya know, that's a terrible thing I said. Ya know, I don't care. ;-)

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    On the other hand, there's this:

    Pullmann: Get The Government Out Of Higher Education
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