Originally Posted by daylatedollarshort
Maybe we just need to do a better job of counseling kids about their career choices and job options.
The recent test mania and anguish over 'failing' schools has caused us to forget that only about 20% of our HS students will go on to graduate from college. Good vocational education is a necessity, IMHO. Take a look at how the Germans do it. We can take what they do, adapt it to our own needs. But, it costs money.