Friday, February 27, 2015

Faculty Union Rips U. of Delaware President’s Column Endorsing ‘Learner-Centric’ Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education
February 27th, 2015

The faculty union at the University of Delaware has assailed the president over a column he wrote suggesting that professors give up some of their autonomy in course design, among other things, The News Journal reports.
The union called the ideas presented in Patrick T. Harker’s February 5 column in The Philadelphia Inquirer “an affront to the mission of university education and to core values of academic life.”

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