Are we training students in the right path?
Never before have we experienced increasing amounts of parents switching children from schools in search of what they expect to be a better chance at their education. Far away gone are those days in which one stayed in one or two schools during a 16 year education period, children and parents are now easily convinced by schools that switching is the option and it will take your child further in life or closer to achieving extraordinary goals. So, if today’s schools are promising and working towards offering more options than before, why is it that colleges are having more students leave, change or have difficult situations and dropout numbers are increasing in percentages every year? In an article published on 3/13/19 in Bloomberg Opinion Business titled “No One Asks the Top CEOs Where They Went to College” (*1), author Joe Nacera mentions names such as the University of Tulsa, Arkansas, Nebraska, Texas A&M or Washington College among others only to let us know none appear