Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Jan Johnston Osburn

It was reported this week that Malia Obama will take a gap year, then attend Harvard in 2017.  I think that’s a great idea.   It’s common in Europe for high school students to take a year of traveling and volunteering before they enter their college life. It’s not so common in the U.S. Our students graduate in the spring and enter college in the fall.   We force them to start thinking about what major they're going to declare as if they know how they should spend the rest of their career