by Glenn Altschuler

2015

Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.

This week in class, we’re reading "Will the 'right' college major get you a job?" by Glenn Altschuler.

In the informational text “Will the ‘right’ college major get you a job?” Glenn Altschuler discusses why there isn’t one major that will guarantee future job placement or earnings.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Education & Knowledge and Resilience & Success as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What is the goal of education?" and "Why do people succeed?"

Ways to support your child: