Tag Archive: Ronald L. Trowbridge

Jul 13

Let the open debate on higher education flourish

By Ronald L. Trowbridge, Ph.D. The Texas Coalition for Excellence in Higher Education recently formed to defend the status quo against the efforts of university regents to promote transparency and accountability in higher education. Yet there is much about the status quo that simply cannot be defended. Higher education today needs reform in two ways. …

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May 31

How regents should resolve the higher education debate

By Ronald L. Trowbridge, Ph.D. The debate on higher education reform has become a firestorm. The reason for the controversy is that, as with any debate, valid arguments exist on both sides. How, then, should the issue be resolved? The first consideration: is there in fact a problem with the status quo? The recent study …

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