Educating Kids for Jobs for the 21st Century

Ohanian, Susan
http://newdemocracyworld.org/old/Susan-jobs-21st.htm
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Publisher:  New Democracy
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX11145

We distribute jobs by social class. If we 'qualify' all students with a college degree, then 100% of students will be competing for the 22% of jobs requiring college degrees. The answer here is not to push more kids in to college but pay better salaries to those jobs not requiring college.

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