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Needed: College Admission Measures that Judge Success in Life

By Thomas J. Stanley on Jan 20th, 2015 in Current Events

A headline in last week’s Wall Street Journal indicates a step in the right direction for college admission criteria: “Colleges Put the Emphasis on Personality: Some Shift Focus Away from Test Scores in Deciding Which Students to Admit” Yet even adding measures of perseverance, adaptability and discipline to the college admission process is not enough.  […]