The modern definition of learning, school, and college is an evolving mix of education and technology jargon. So what does that mean for high school students wondering about their college readiness? Simply put, it’s a whole new ballgame from just a single generation ago.
Cue the ‘back in my day…’ story here. I walked uphill in ten feet of snow both ways to get ready for college, etc.
Okay, so what is the modern interpretation of college readiness? It’s all about critical thinking, having real-world skills (cyber security, IT, web development, and design), as well as being able to have the study skills and time management abilities that will let you flourish in college.
So the big questions raised by the below infographic range from ‘how do we properly prepare students for college?’ to ‘are we failing our younger students right now and is it too late to fix their future plans?’
Source: The Best Colleges