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You're back in school after age 25. Why? To earn a long-yearned-for GED credential? A degree or advanced degree? To get a better-paying job? For the sheer thrill of lifelong learning? Tell us why you decided to go back to school and what you're learning. Tell us why.

i need help

I was in 6th class but because of my family conditions i stop study.now i am 30 year old.i want to continue study.how to continue study pls tell me.
—Guest Raju

Education is a key

Becouse i want to be a nurse.im a care work now .no matric,no nurse, but i 39 yrs old.can I go back to school?
—Guest Jabulile

why do i wanna go bck to school

THE THING IS I WAS DOING WRONG THNGS WHIT WRONG PPL I DROPED SCHOOL ON 2012 AN I HAVE A BABY NOW MY LIFE IS DIFFICULT AN I DNT EVEN HAVE A REPORT PLZ HELP I NID TO FINISH MATRIC
—Guest nthaby

Why i decided to go back to school

I decided to go back to school because i have found my dad to pay me school fees because i left school cause the was no1 to buy me uniform,stationary n pay school funds.now since i got my dad and his willing to help me im asking for your help to tell me which college allows grade9 school leavers to feature their education and now i am 21year old girl or which high school can take me cause we have tryed finding a high school but we had no luck so please help me to find a school
—Guest Zinhle

miss

i want go back to school caz my is nothing without matric and i want to get better jos pls help me
—Guest nomvula ntuli

i want to go back to school

i gt pregnant at de age of 19 repeating grade 10 n passd n gave bith in 2013 january,den i stayed at home to raise my child nw m 20 yrs want to go back 2 school bt i cnt afford school fees i dnt knw wat to do pls help!i want 2 b a chemical lab engineer
—Guest shirley

Drop out

I realy want to go to school i droped out i was with the wrong crowed did wrong thngs now i dont hve a report bt want to go to school
—Guest Sibahle

i need an adivice

My boyfriend was in polythenic but his parent and family did not help him drop out from school and now he isnot working
—Guest Ama

education is the key of success

because i see if you are not educated you can`t survive nice,im talking about jobs but if u educated everything is going easy in your life
—Guest nomampondomise

I need help

I failed my matrix on year 2012. The problem is that I can't go anywhere now my parents have no money to take me to finishing schools. If anyone can help please tell me what to do I really want to go to school. 0849556367. Pietermaritzburg PO BOX 29 Elandskop 3226
—Guest Thanduxolo khumalo

why I want to go back to school

I really need to finish my matric without matric you can't go anywhere
—Guest busisiwe

go back to school

I'm 70 years old. I believe that studying is the best way to keep busy, mostly if we really enjoy what we are doing. It's never late.
—Guest fernanda

WHY I DECIDED TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL

I REALLY WANTED TO GO TO COLLEGE AFTER HIGH SCHOOL BUT AT THE TIME THAT WAS NOT AN OPTION SO I WENT IN THE MILITARY AND AT THAT TIME IT WAS 1973, 40 YEAR AGO . AFTER GETTING OUT OF THE MILITARY I STILL DID NOT HAVE THE FUNDS TO GO TO COLLEGE FOR YOU SEE I WANT TO GO TO COLLEGE AND THEN GO ON TO LAW SCHOOL, BUT NOW AFTER THE KIDS HAS GROWN UP AND MOVED ON I AM IN COLLEGE GETTING MY DEGREE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE WITH HOPE OF GOING TO LAW SCHOOL FOR I AM STILL GOING TO GO AFTER MY DREAM AND AFTER GOING BACK I FEEL GREAT I LOOK FORWARD TO EACH CLASS THE ASSIGNMENTS THE DISCUSSIONS WITH THE OTHER STUDENTS EVEN AT MY AGE THEY DO NOT LOOK DOWN OR GIVE ME A FREE RIDE WE HAVE LIVELY DISCUSSION AND THAT THE WAY IT SHOULD BE I JUST HATE THAT IT TOOK SO LONG BUT NOW THAT I HAVE THE CHANCE I WILL MAKE THE BEST OF IT.
—Guest RON MCCOVEY

Miss

I left my matric so I wanna finish my 2 subject because I see if you don't have matric you can't go anyway with life. So that is why I need it
—Guest Mphile Nkosi

A poet

Am a male Ugandan aged 42 years of age,looking after 13 orphan.I decided to go back to so as I may get ajob after my degree in development studies. I have failed to pay tuition fee and I may not sit for exams on Monday the 2nd
—Guest Dominic

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