I Finally Went Back to School

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August 29, 2011

I have finally decided to go back to school to get my degree in Early Childhood Education, so that I can be able to teach childhood education to infants and toddlers to purchase my own daycare center to teach them in, along with some special needs children section within my center. I would have never thought that at age 47 I would be returning to school. Yes it’s me going back to school. After being married for over 28 years, raising and sending to college two beautiful children. I have in two years to send my last off to college that I would be going back. I remember one evening back in the summer of 2010 I was reading some information this local college sent me it said “ Get you degree in as little as two years.” I looked at it and said wow I can get my degree in as little as two years so I called them but as you know it was not true. You had more to it than the advertisement stated. Some things they told me I was very interested in so I brushed off for about 6 months and then I started looking online for some colleges to attend. I came across some really nice colleges but they didn’t meet my needs and somewhere so far away. While looking I came across this college called Ashford University. I called them inquiring about school and spoke with a few people. I didn’t sign up right away I waited until the time was right I did my online research about the school making sure it was accredited. We have so many schools that get you to sign up and aren’t accredited and there’s nothing you could do about it after you have complete the course. I was very excited about the online reviews that Ashford University receives. I have finished two classes towards my degree here at Ashford University and so far it’s been a journey. I ‘m currently taking an English 121, it’s been a struggle. I not the best when it comes down to English, I’m really praying for God to send me some knowledge and understanding of this subject....
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