In the ongoing saga of my registration at one of California’s fine state higher-educational institutions, today I had to spend several hours in lines and more than an hour in transit to take care of a common paperwork snafu. I applied to San Francisco City College in order to take a prerequisite class in conjunction… Read More
As I wrote in a recent article, student recordkeeping is still in the dark ages. Paper transcripts are a monumental hassle for students, cost more than electronic transcripts for both schools and students, and are an environmental nightmare. Until we convince our school officials to improve their systems, though, we’re likely to be stuck with… Read More
While the business world transitions to electronic paperless systems, the education world is still mired in endless reams of dead trees.