it amazing how many families are naively fine with doing or thinking what someone else tells them to without first analyzing
whether it is actually right for them.
Today, traditional college is only one option available
for developing talent. (Fortunately, employers are beginning to figure that out.) The reality is, that once parents
and students have overpaid for "a brand", it is too late to fix it. Families who understand what schools,
colleges and teachers can and can not do have a lot more success. There are lots of wonderful choices available for those
who know where to look.
For families making important decisions, here
are a couple of resources. They just may not be the "popular" ones.