Over-Reaching On Undermatching
“‘Undermatching’ is the latest buzzword to afflict higher education, a theory that ‘high achieving low income’ students should choose only elite or ‘competitive’ colleges and universities instead of the often-local institutions that serve low income students in large numbers. Skim the best off the top, the theory seems to say, and they will do very well. Heck with the rest!” Patricia McGuire, president of Trinity Washington University, writes in The Huffington Post‘s The Blog.
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