Am I, as a Career Development Practitioner, guilty of prodding and poking ‘capable’ students to elect University as their preferred pathway? Probably!
Strictly speaking, it is not in my profession’s code of ethics to do this, but it is a particularly hard circuit to rewire!
When you think about it, ‘academically capable‘ students’ will flourish no matter what they put their mind to – particularly if they are adept at honing their workplace skills.
So, to rewire my brain circuitry that says:
I decided upon a little dose of Nicholas Wyman’s “Job U” publication. Nicholas approaches the question of Uni vs TAFE from a very refreshing perspective.
If you would like a bit of ammunition in your ‘don’t want to go to uni‘ mantra, then this book could be your new best friend!!
Find out more here: Job U by Nicholas Wyman