This book was very easy to understand and very thoroughly researched.
I find the solutions suggested for higher education to be much more palatable than the status quo - so, to borrow a phrase, let's roll!
All in all the book is great if you haven't read much at all about the changes that might be coming in education.
Wow! What insight into student debt, thick administration layers, and the expose on how society has put a college degree in place of good interviewing skills. He's right too. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Shannon Kottke
The quote which serves as the underlying theme of the book is the nonsensical "those things that which cannot go on forever, must end. Read morePublished 1 month ago by PRS
Great read, short and easy to get through. Glenn Reynolds is ahead of his time, in 25 years we will wish all students, parents, and educators had read this and prepared back in... Read morePublished 2 months ago by tracy dewhirst
Professor Reynolds would have served the thesis of his book better if he showed he understands how the Information Literacy movement can help the improvement of our schools. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Professor Christy Maxwell
Excellent analysis of the state of education in the country. Education is out of control and Professor Reynolds presents a thorough analysis of the reasons for the unsustainable... Read morePublished 9 months ago by GW Shaffer
This is a must read for parents. It's quick, concise and packed with documented info and keen insights. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Fastflyer
I was expecting a book that moved us forward in the dialogue about modern education. Instead I thought this author hit me over the head with more of the Doomsday Prophecy which I... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Edward J. Cuneo