Getting Technical: Tolles is here to educate on all career-path options – News – The Columbus Dispatch

I’ve watched it happen.

Last July, I wrote to you about my own struggle with the notion of a four-year degree versus some type of career-technical training for my daughter.

I gave our readers a little peek into my own life. My daughter graduated as valedictorian of her class and had taken College Credit Plus courses in high school, and the experience had affected her deeply. She was clear that she did not want to go on to college.

What? I’m a lifelong educator!

However, she identified her field of passion — music and video production — and she found a technical school to help her reach her goals.

I had to give up on my idea of what was the “right” education. And if you have been reading this monthly article for any length of time, you know that I am a superintendent at a career center.

Every day,

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