the school year is about halfway completed. so students, parents, school systems and cities are thinking about summer time jobs for the students. its a great idea. it helps to teach more responsibility, and financial awareness, while also giving them something to do with their abundance of free time.
college tuition costs have skyrocketed in the past generation. it seems like the days of being able to pay as you go are over. that’s not entirely true though. in Baltimore, Morgan State and Coppin State are two universities with tuition of less than $3K/semester. of course those schools aren’t going to be everyone’s first choice. but they’re good options.