Transparency in EducationDecember 15, 2017 |
by Robin White Goode
My original plan wasn’t to attend college. The alarming rate of college graduates saddled with student debt without career-centered jobs was enough for me to not want to attend an institution of higher education.
I watched my older sister, a first-generation college student and first-generation American attend a private arts institution with little help in navigating key aspects of her education like selecting a school, choosing a major, and anticipating how to manage her debt.