A different view on the value of universities

Some recent posts have highlighted links that seem to indicate that formal (higher) education isn’t required, you can just do it all yourself on the internet for free! The link below provides a different view:

Universities Are Dead … Long Live Universities

The writer explores some of the myths around ‘free’ education, and makes some good points, including the following: “A university provides the framework for what to study and the guide on the trail. This crucial role to curate and guide is one reason why universities will remain.”


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