Consumerism Dragging Down Student Achievement? Not so Fast

UK“So, there was an interesting article from Studies in Higher Education making the rounds on social media yesterday. Written by a trio of UK researchers, the article is entitled ‘The Student-as-Consumer Approach in Higher Education and its Effects on Academic Performance’, and is – miraculously – available ungated, here. The short version is that students who have a consumerist attitude towards education tend to have lower academic performance …” (more)

[Alex Usher, HESA, 18 February]

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