Education: Aber Nicht

"Why Go To College?" is a quaint old question but lately the London Evening Standard played a polite variation on it, posing the problem, of a puzzled lady who said, "I am a widow of limited means, with a son and a daughter, both of average intellectual ability or better. I can send only one to college. Which shall I send?"

Last month the Journal of Education (Boston) put the question before its readers. Replies came in from teachers, professors, school superintendents. The Journal's readers are preponderantly in favor of giving the...

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