- > Look at the old environment (looks like feelers, no?)
- - Subtract one from it
- ] Skip to the end unless the result is zero
- - Subtract one more if it was a zero
- Output the result
In other news I came across a nice list of education blogs and news sites. I haven't gone through them all yet, but many I haven't seen before. They are not all higher education. The list is here.
I also discovered Crossing the Finish Line, described in one review on the Amazon page as "The most comprehensive look yet possible at the determinants of graduation rates--and what might be done to improve them." It looks fascinating, but I've only been able to take a peek so far.
Also of note: NPR's piece "Who Needs College, and Who Shouldn't Go?"