Friday, December 10, 2010

Kentucky's higher education puzzle?

How can our spending per student be in the top quarter of states, and our graduation rate in the bottom quarter?  That's what I see in the maps below, created by with data and details here and here.  There may be good reasons for these results –and there's certainly good reason to encourage public discussion of how both families and taxpayers can get a better return on their higher education investments.

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  1. A comment was submitted on this post that combined substance with moderately strong language the commenter meant to use as insult. Per the policy above, that version has been rejected, but other thoughts carrying equal concern in more measured terms are welcome.


Updates and data on Kentucky education!