My degree is hardly a topic of any conversation and certainly not a point of pride.
kwäləfəˈkāSH(ə)n/ or, How Meaningful Are Degrees, Really? or, Why I'm not eligible for an MA in Creative Writing
So? Have I proven myself thus far? What recognition is there for these, my roles. Mother. Writer. My educated, mostly happy
As a college student myself, I constantly find myself wondering if I am wasting my energy and time almost every day. Falling into debt by the tens of thousands, and losing sleep almost every night is a big price to pay for a degree that may or may not make a huge difference.
Indeed, some jobs with substantial salaries don't require a bachelor's degree -- you can aim for a two-year associate's degree
In 2016, getting a college degree is not enough. By not equipping our low-income kids with the skills needed to connect with jobs, not only are they missing out, we are, too.
Wes Moore, CEO of BridgeEdU said, "Potential is universal, opportunity is not." The startup is trying to change that by transforming
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While the self-made rich respect the power of formal education, they usually don't associate it with building a financial
Its no secret grade inflation is cause célèbre at universities, but the pressure to give A's is a Frankenstein of our own design. Like hog futures, real estate, and diamonds, an A only holds the intrinsic value we assign it.