Education: More of the Better

A quick, critical look at U.S. education (some $2,000,000,000 a year) was taken in FORTUNE's July issue. In "Ferment in Education" FORTUNE's editors shared the widespread feeling that even the best U.S. schooling has limited educational value, but plumped strongly for more of it (at Federal expense, if need be), arid for a better kind.

Says FORTUNE: ". . . by and large, the schools have done too little because they have had too few funds. . . . The schools are constantly beset by pressure groups who want to see the tax rate...

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