Are we preparing our children for the future? Are we teaching them the skills that they will need to survive?
What are you supposed to do when your children are asking what they should do after high school? What is society supposed to do to promote a better future for those entering adulthood?
In a society that is constantly changing, how do you provide advice that will still pertain to the future?
High school tends to be the starting point for thinking about the future. Therefore, are our high schools prepared to teach all that they can teach to better educate and mold society?
Should high schools promote innovation and business development? Or should high schools promote working for a company that is, for the better part, secure? Should high schools tell students to take risks by opening up their own business if they truly believe that it will be successful? Would it help better the economy if we promoted opening up your own business? Should high schools provide and encourage study abroad opportunities to better prepare students for the future? Or are high schools not equipped to provide these opportunities due to funding? How do we change the current high school curriculum in order to better prepare students for choices they will have to make after graduation?
What are we supposed to do to change the way society looks at high schools? Should high schools be transformed into a school system that resembles college? If we treat teenagers like they are young adults, will they be better prepared for when they become adults?
Are our high schools too easy? Are our high schools not preparing students for adulthood? Are our high schools not educating the students enough to make better informed decisions after graduation?
How can we change high schools in order for them to provide both an education and life lessons? Should we provide finance classes? Should we make it mandatory for all students to complete internships or volunteer work during every summer? Should we concentrate less on testing and more on teaching? Should we remove the teachers that are not meant to be teachers and hire those who really enjoy educating others?
What are we supposed to do to change high schools to better assist the economy, society, the current generation and all future generations?