Derek Bok

Derek Bok

The college that takes students with modest entering abilities and improves their abilities substantially contributes more than the school that takes very bright students and helps them develop only modestly.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Good teaching is creating really interesting generalizations out of war stories.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Despite the hours spent debating different models of general education, the choices faculties make rarely lead to any significant difference in the cognitive development of undergraduates.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think any self-respecting educational institution ought to judge its policies by its best estimate of what their long-term consequences for their students and for the society will be.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For some students, especially in the sciences, the knowledge gained in college may be directly relevant to graduate study. For almost all students, a liberal arts education works in subtle ways to create a web of knowledge that will illumine problems and enlighten judgment on innumerable occasions in later life.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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