Public-College Leaders Acknowledge Challenges and Lament Slow Pace of Reform - Government - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Innovations in e-Learning | Scoop.it

"From the conference podium at the Four Seasons hotel in this Dallas suburb, a parade of speakers laid out the dire social and economic challenges facing the nation and the need for a radical change in how colleges operate and educate students....Also attending the conference James E. McLean, dean of the College of Education at the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa. He said that sometimes the faculty members' resistance to change prevents institutions from potential innovation. "Faculty are like dinosaurs," he said. "They don't like to change.""

 

Well that's a bit harsh..all of them???