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81-Year-Old Man Working Towards Earning His High School Diploma

Abdel-Qader Abu Ajameyah is 81-years-old, a Palestinian retiree with fourteen children and thirty-six grandchildren. At an age when most men begin to rest on their laurels, he is hard at work—at a school desk. 280 more words


How much can you really earn based on your educational attainment?

Ever wondered how much a college or a high school graduate’s salary can be?


Have you ever asked yourself: Is a Bachelor’s degree enough to get a high paid job? 433 more words

Bachelor's Degree

Study: Jobless Youth Without Diplomas Cost Billions In Lost Taxes

CHICAGO (CBS) — A new study indicates the U.S. and Illinois are losing out on billions of dollars in tax revenues, due to the number of teens and young adults who are unemployed, out of school, and have no high school diploma. 348 more words


A week full of Ice Cream and Watermelown

In case Lil Fuego didn’t tell you privately, contrary to her promise of always keeping you up to date when she begged you to subscribe to her then (before the advent of Big Gelato) miserable blog, I’m gonna take over this blog for a week which will probably extend it’s life for another six months and make it resistant to all the lil fuego posts to come. 575 more words

Guest Writing

New Pastures Beyond!

You are leaving home

for new pastures beyond.

I can see the anticipation in your eyes,

and feel the restlessness of your dreams.

This youthful energy you have… 244 more words