Blog! - Two-Fisted History


Are You
Setting Yourself Up For
College Success?

I was fortunate.  I went to an elementary school that over-prepared me for high school, and in turn, a high school that over-prepared me for college.  By the end of eighth grade, I had a 25-page paper on Johannes Kepler and his theory of elliptical orbits under my belt.  Throughout high school, it was routine to receive an   Read More. . .

Tags : Education Post-Secondary HigherEd EducationSkills

What's So Funny About
Vocational & Technical School?
Part II

Last week I talked about technical and vocational schools.  I wanted to take some time and follow up a little more about it. Forty years ago, getting a degree from a four-year school was a huge deal – something that only the best and brightest got.  It meant that you were on the track to get a high paying job in a   Read More. . .

Tags : Education Trades Vocational Post-Secondary HigherEd

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