Accrediting organizations too secretive

Education Department Official Calls for More Transparency in Accreditation
Chronicle of Higher Education, January 26, 2010.

“Martha J. Kanter, the No. 2 official in the U.S. Education Department, took higher-education accrediting organizations to task on Tuesday for being too secretive about how they assess colleges and for using outmoded standards that don’t give enough weight to measuring student learning.”

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2 comments on “Accrediting organizations too secretive

  1. Cathy G. says:

    Please tag as a key resource

  2. bartolini says:

    agreed – key resource (bjb)
    view to current accountability/transparency interests at the federal level – with respect to institutions and to regional accreditors

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