Education Week: Yes, Harvard Could And Probably Should Enroll Many More Students, But Let's Be Realistic

the relationship between exclusivity and prestige is a modern, ugly phenomenon

This is the second post in (the first annual?) Education Week at I acknowledge that most any week could be called an education week on this blog.

A point that I frequently make about higher education is that attending an exclusive college is quite rare. Less than 15% of colleges reject more students than they accept; more than…

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