Friday, September 10, 2004


Douglas Kern has a great qualifying exam for colleges and universities that want to educate your children. Parents of seniors, try putting a few of these to your admissions counselor:

Kern offers twelve other questions. Hat tip: Cold Spring Shops, who answers three questions and asks a different question:

"To what extent does your staffing policy give the impression that there are two classes of faculty, those that only teach and those that have to produce research? Doesn't the existence of a large staff of often contingent teachers belie the Every Teacher A Scholar ideal your publicity promulgates?"