Back to School for Grownups is a practical guide for adults contemplating a return to the classroom. Based on the real-world experience of travelers who have successfully taken this journey, Back to School for Grownups tackles tough questions such as "Am I too old?" "What about the money?" "Am I capable?" and "Is it worth it?" You'll learn how higher education professionals define adult learner success. And you'll meet grownups who successfully made the journey back to school. Whether you are considering a certificate program, a PhD, or are completely unsure which road to take, this book includes the tools you need to make a good decision at each step of the way.
This fun role-reversal picture book will help reluctant students get excited for the start of school--no matter what that looks like! It's just another school morning...until Mom, Dad, Grandma, and even Bow-wow the dog BEG the kids to let them come to school, too! Dad can tie his own shoes--why can't he come? Mom is all ready with her brand-new backpack--she's allowed, right? No! Only kids and teachers! Christina Geist's warm, interactive story is the perfect tool for parents of kids who are reluctant or nervous about going to school. The fun refrain--"Sorry, grown-ups! You can't go to school! Only kids and teachers! Only kids and teachers!"--brilliantly paints school as something exclusive and desirable...which kids can access! Tim Bowers's lively illustrations enhance the fun and heighten the hilarity. This is sure to be a back-to-school classic in many families and classrooms!
Back to School Safely
Author: United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration