When You Turn Students into Consumers and Pander to their ‘Felt Needs’, Education Suffers

Some of Britain’s top universities have slid to the bottom of the pile under new official rankings which place greater weight on student satisfaction.   Under the new system universities are rated gold, silver or bronze based on measures including student experience, employment after university and dropout rate.   London School of Economics, the 25th best university in the world according to the Times Higher Education university rankings, received a bronze award.

Geesh.  Stupid.  Just stupid.

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