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Comment Archives: stories: Special Section: Education Guide

Re: “When the numbers don't work

Unfortunately there is now the generation of IT technologies who don't pay much attention to the clearness of thinking and writing. Everything is done be the computer, so nobody needs to bother about spelling. However I think it will not lead to good results. Not saying about calculating your own budget and making some savings. You must know how to deal with money. Fortunately you may always contact your personal Internet provider and get specialized money help by giving all details about short-term loans.

Posted by Sandra Lee on 09/03/2014 at 9:36 AM

Re: “A different core curriculum

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Posted by KatyJordan on 08/28/2014 at 9:16 AM

Re: “Student loans rob the future to pay today with wide-ranging consequences

Young people should make it a must to find out all the possible education financing options and avoid any kind of sensitive debt connected with studies, which is more than just a small consumer loan for a short term like this http://personalmoneyservice.com/short-term…. Otherwise they really risk their future.

Posted by Jull on 07/18/2014 at 1:44 PM

Re: “Student loans rob the future to pay today with wide-ranging consequences

On the one hand it's not very difficult to get approved for a loan for education nowadays, on the other hand it influences later on the whole life of a young person and his or her financial abilities. It's my firm believe every young individual should seek for all possible ways to avoid student debt, unfortunately some graduates simply lack awareness of their possibilities.

Posted by Jull on 06/07/2014 at 1:05 PM

Re: “Welcome to the 2014 Higher Education Guide

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Posted by Robert837 on 05/16/2014 at 3:26 PM

Re: “Student loans rob the future to pay today with wide-ranging consequences

You should be going to college to obtain a degree relevant to your intended profession.

Colleges and Universities are not your friend - they are selling you education - no different from that slick willy that sells you a new car.

As such it is hard to feel compassionate towards someone who has student loan debt for an irrelevant degree than for someone who bought a flashy expensive car that they can now barely afford.

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Posted by LivesLocally on 05/09/2014 at 5:23 PM

Re: “Student loans rob the future to pay today with wide-ranging consequences

Tuitions have sky rocketed, aided by an easy student loan program.

Essentially Obama has made easy money available, putting students in huge debt to pay off faculty to teach his socialist liberal agenda, all at the students expense.

The easier the money is the quicker the colleges raise their prices to get their payoff...it is a huge and immoral scam.

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Posted by TejonTech on 05/08/2014 at 8:49 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

Since you are capable of posting messages here, UCanSeeClearlyNow, why don't you just tell us what is on your mind, instead of whining and blaming The Independent.

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Posted by Mr. K-- on 12/08/2013 at 11:03 AM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

So when is the Independent going to run an article from those who did not think Amendment 66 was a good idea?

Outspent 10-1 they were still able to make their point to the voters - yet they get no voice here?

Shameful.

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Posted by UCanSeeClearlyNow on 12/07/2013 at 6:09 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

Let's back up for a moment, TejonTech. The subject is how to improve public schools.

You wrote, "...educate parents how to parent, how to offer a stable and healthy family system." Your proposed solution would entail hiring more teachers, social workers, and administrators; raising taxes to fund the effort; worst of all, empowering the government to define for private citizens what makes for a "stable and healthy family system." Perhaps the most absurd aspect of your solution is that it will take parents who often must work two jobs to make ends meet away from their children so they can be lectured on how they ought to spend more time with their children.

I wrote that raising the minimum wage would be a much simpler solution to the problem of giving parents more quality time to spend with their children, but you object that some shadowy person, or force, or entity whom you never identify "never intended" for minimum wage jobs to support families.

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Posted by Mr. K-- on 12/06/2013 at 7:14 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

Mr K...those jobs that pay minimum wage were never intended to be jobs that would support a family...that is why good parents and teachers tell you to get an education so you will have skills for which companies are willing to pay top dollar. If you have a minimum wage job it is probably because you diffed off instead of doing homework, did drugs instead of reading good books...and now want everyone to cover the cost of your misbehavior...sorry, survival of the fitness has kicked in...

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Posted by TejonTech on 12/05/2013 at 11:05 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

Raising the minimum wage would be a much more practical solution for working families struggling with poverty.

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Posted by Mr. K-- on 12/05/2013 at 5:45 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

The only thing that will fix our schools is to transfer the high salaries from administration to teachers...

Then to close our borders so we are teaching reading, writing, and arithmetic instead of English.

Then to educate parents how to parent, how to offer a stable and healthy family system...and require they get an education themselves instead of complaining that they can't raise their families on the wage they make as unskilled and uneducated people.

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Posted by TejonTech on 12/05/2013 at 2:44 PM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

These figures are skewed. China only released test scores for students living in Shanghai. Their numbers do not reflect the entire country.

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Posted by Mr. K-- on 12/05/2013 at 10:14 AM

Re: “The search goes on for answers to inequality in Colorado's schools

China #1 & USA ranked greater than 25th in the world in Educational test given to 15 year olds. I think we can do much better than this if we want to compete in the global market in jobs and such.

http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/12/03…

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Posted by gurudori on 12/04/2013 at 1:24 PM

Re: “Check out these colleges, universities, trade schools and continuing education opportunities

No Colorado school of trades? I'd like to seem them on this list, next year! www.schooloftrades.edu

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Posted by Kathy-Lane on 12/04/2013 at 8:53 AM

Re: “Education Guide 2013: Resources

With so many avenues for financing your education, it's often difficult to sort out what might work best for you, given your situation and time frame. Whether you'll be moving into your dorm room in two months or you're starting to save now for your toddler's college education or turn to the help of professionals. There is a reliable company http://northenloans.ca/ but unfortunately it provides only short-term financial support.

Posted by Monica White on 08/07/2013 at 7:06 AM

Re: “Education Guide 2013: Resources

This article of great help to those people who are confused about what to choose and how to go about it. Great tips on career training courses!

Posted by Hannah Johansson on 05/06/2013 at 3:31 AM

Re: “Front-line friends

How weird the identify yourself as gay or straight when you are not even married and not supposed to having sex in the first place so that you could even know your proclivities or old enough to distinguish adolescent experimentation or actual orientation.

Posted by TejonTech on 11/26/2012 at 3:39 PM

Re: “Front-line friends

That was only my micro list.

Posted by Padre Ben Island OSB on 11/26/2012 at 2:43 PM

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