The other key aspect that needs to be addressed when we talk about a Knowledge Society, is the skewed emphasis that we provide to Education which is not the only aspect of a Knowledge Society.
A formal Education system with the corresponding degrees, the scores that an individual gets and how the scores compare with peers is the only parameter that we use to establish the level of Knowledge that an individual or a group has.
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Returning to college or university as a mature student is a great experience, but its a totally different one from if you go straight from school or after a gap year. Most mature students have more family commitments and responsibilities to manage alongside their studies which can be a difficult juggling act.
If youre thinking about returning to college and becoming a mature student try answering these questions to ensure that youre aware of how it will impact on your life and that its the right decision for you.
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If you’ve considered going to school for a college degree, then you’ve considered tuition costs, textbook fees and travel expenses. People also turn to online education to extend and expand their career options. Online classes eliminate textbook and travel costs and offer an economical solution to rising tuition of traditional education.
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