Our Universities: The Cost of Remediation

Third in the series Follow the Money

Any expert in efficiency will tell you the same thing: “Do it right the first time.” Doing it a second time costs twice as much.

1 + 1 = 2

Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not.

Walter Bagehot (1826-77) Physics and Politics, 1879