January 6, 2014
Professors in Class on Time? Check.
At the U. of North Carolina, a culture of autonomy falls victim to one department's no-show scandal
D.L. Anderson for The Chronicle
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Beverly Foster moved from classroom to classroom last spring, slipping into the back, unannounced, and jotting down notes about what she heard and saw.
Students taking test. Class presentation. Professor lecturing.
Ms. Foster, director of undergraduate education at the University of North Carolina's School of Nursing here, then forwarded her observations to top administrators at the university. Other officials made similar classroom visits