Higher Ed at the Crossroads

I recently read a great book: The Case Against Education – Why the Education System is a Waste of Time and Money by Bryan Caplan. I would agree with him. College is becoming way too expensive. I’m a parent of two and I worry about this a lot. However, I don’t agree with him that we should do away with college altogether. If we want to keep a college education as it is, currently we, as a nation, have two options. Option one is that students can absorb the debt, and hope that a lucrative job awaits them upon graduation. Or, option…