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Campus Confidential : How College Works, or Doesn't, for Professors, Parents, and Students (Hardcover)
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A tenured prof. breaks ranks to reveal what's wrong with American higher education and how it affects you.Professors can be underpaid. Marginalized. Over-reviewed. But one fact remains: The success of your education depends on them. Part industry expose and part call for a return to engaged teaching, Campus Confidential shows how the noble project of higher education fell so far and how we can redeem it.A must-read for parents thinking about their kids' futures: This book answers the questions most other college resources don't: Who exactly is teaching my kid? What questions to ask on the campus visit? How to get the most out of your tuition dollars?Jacques Berlinerblau is a tenured professor at one of the best schools in the country, and he has seen it all. He started his career at a community college, and on his way to the top he has been everything from a abused adjunct to an assistant professor to a coddled administrator. He has the inside scoop on the real world of Higher Ed. today.
Number of Pages: 246
Genre: Education, Social Science
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Jacques Berlinerblau
Street Date: June 13, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-40-5112
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