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  • 5/28/20131The Coming College TsunamiAnd the Huge Opportunity forHomeschoolersPresented by: Woody RobertsonThe Coming College TsunamiAnd the Huge Opportunity forHomeschoolersPresented by: Woody RobertsonCollege Statistics• Literacy among college grads hasfallen to 31% (American Library Association)• College students spend more time insports, or drinking, than in study(National Center for Education Statistics)• 93% liberal bias in faculty (Santa ClaraUniversity)• Students don’t learn history(American Civic Literacy)• College tuition is skyrocketing (+15%increase over 2012) (CollegeBoard)
  • 5/28/20132College ROI• Most students learn little to nothingduring their first 2 years at college.(University of Chicago)• Only 53% of college freshmen willgraduate from college (NCES)• 80% of people do something differentthan what they majored in (Forbes Mag.)• Average salary for a college grad is$27K (Rutgers)• Only 51% of students who receivedbachelor’s degrees from 2006-2011are currently working full time. (Rutgers)
  • 5/28/20133Student Loan Bubble“Its no longer about reform; It’sabout replacement.”Dr. Michael Crow – President of Arizona State UniversityThe College SystemHas RemainedUnchangedChange is Needed• Education over the past 100years has remained unchanged– Monopoly• The wrong focus on breadth oflearning and social experience• We are becoming lesscompetitive in the global economy– Still teaching in a conveyor belt method– Lack of student individual personalization“Virtually everyfeature of traditionalformal education wascreated between 1850and 1919 to supportthe Industrial Age.”Gary Hamel
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  • 5/28/20135Innovation inEducationEmpoweringStudentsChanging the System• The cost of knowledge isapproaching zero• Open learning movement:Wikipedia, MITX, COURSERA,Kahn Academy,• Learning is mobile and no longer limited toa sterile classroom.• Technology is intelligent – learns how youlearn best – interactive and individualized.College in 2020• 20-40% of US schools will be gone• 85% of students will do online learning
  • 5/28/20136College in 2020• 20-30% of US schools will be gone• 85% of students will do online learning• Standardized competency certifications• Too many peopleare going to college• Competencycertifications toprove learning (i.e.CPA, Bar, Medical)will be standardizedCollege in 2020• 20-40% of US schools will be gone• 85% of students will do online learning• Standardized competency certifications• Flipped classrooms (learn at home, andsmall group study for guidance)• Learning will be combined with real-lifeapplication (return of Apprenticeship)BLENDEDLEARNINGCollege in 2020• 20-40% of US schools will be gone• 85% of students will do online learning• Standardized competency certifications• Flipped classrooms (learn at home, andsmall group study for guidance)• Learning will be combined with real-lifeapplication (return of Apprenticeship)• Only the “elite” will be able to affordtraditional college.Secrets of The NextGeneration
  • 5/28/20137Employers to Students40% of C-suite executives say college grads are "notprepared at all."47% of C-suite executives believe that only 21% ofnew grads have the skills theyll need to advancepast entry-level jobs.Fortune MagazineWhat Companies Want?• Problem-solving (49% ranked it No. 1)• Collaboration (43%)• Critical thinking (36%).• Ability to communicate clearly andpersuasively in writing (31%).• Technology and social media skills came inat rock bottom on the list, valued by only atiny 5% minority of senior managers.Fortune Magazine• AgriculturalAge(farmers)• IndustrialAge (factoryworkers)• InformationAge(knowledge workers)• ConceptualAge(creators andempathizers)
  • 5/28/20138• All business is factoryand will be outsourced• People have beenbrainwashed intoburying their geniusand giving up theirdreams• It’s not about fitting inand following orders• Must becomeindispensableInnovation Training• Read great books• Spend time with great people• Dream great thoughts• Engage in discussion and dialog• Overcome perfection and fear of failureand “Just Do It”• Encourage writingStart a Business• Corporations are thenew aristocracy• Freedom rests withowners• Mini Factories– The bottom-up trend– Organic growth andinnovation• Entrepreneurialtraining is the key
  • 5/28/20139How to Avoid the Tsunami• Shatter the myth that college = success– College is not preparing students for life– Understand that real-life-learning happens throughon-the-job-training• Combine high school and college• Commit to pay a max of $20K on anundergraduate degree• Use credit-by-exam and online courses to loweryour costs• Encourage students to work their way throughcollege and start saving now– 529 plans (tax free savings)– Start business in teen yearsBooks to Inspire@woodycpVisit the CollegePlus BoothFree Audios and eBooksCollegePlus Booth (505)Friday Saturday5:30 | Bachelor’sDegree by Age 184:00 | College TheSmart WaySessionsFri 11:00 | The Coming College TsunamiFri 2:15 | Bachelor’s Degree By Age 18Sat 10:15 | Motivating Guys to Take Ownershipof Their EducationNEW For Credit Courses!
  • 5/28/201310Endorsed by Christian LeadersDavid Noebel Doug Phillips VoddieBaucham Jeff MyersTim Echols Gary Demar R.C. Sproul Jr Kevin SwansonJeff Myers, Ph.D.“CollegePlus has changed how we dohigher education in America. This isbad news for radical professors andwarped social engineers, but goodnews for families!”President of the Myers Institute for Communication andLeadershipTim Echols“CollegePlus is one of themost innovative collegeoptions I know of.”CEO of TeenPactDoug Phillips“Don’t settle for status quo. Knowyour options, take a hard look atCollegePlus. I support it 100%!”President of Vision Forum
  • 5/28/201311David A. Noebel“ CollegePlus is standing against thetide of moral relativism, giving parentsand students the option to sidestepliberal professors while gaining a first-class college education.”Founder of Summit MinistriesVoddie Baucham“I believe in the program so muchthat I enrolled my own daughter.Weve got to stop making thepagans in the college system richwhile they make us dumb.”Author and National SpeakerChris Lyons Testimony“Through CollegePlus, I completedmy bachelor’s degree and flighttraining in only three years. Atnineteen years old I am alreadyworking as a professional pilot.”Abigail Hall Testimony“I love the freedom that CollegePlus givesme to shape my college education. Idecide which classes to take online or at acampus if I desire, and my choices reflectmy priorities. I have flexibility in myschedule to pursue real-worldopportunities that interest me.”
  • 5/28/201312Endorsed by Christian LeadersDavid Noebel Doug Phillips VoddieBaucham Jeff MyersTim Echols Gary Demar R.C. Sproul Jr Kevin SwansonJeff Myers, Ph.D.“CollegePlus has changed how we dohigher education in America. This isbad news for radical professors andwarped social engineers, but goodnews for families!”President of the Myers Institute for Communication andLeadershipTim Echols“CollegePlus is one of themost innovative collegeoptions I know of.”CEO of TeenPactDoug Phillips“Don’t settle for status quo. Knowyour options, take a hard look atCollegePlus. I support it 100%!”President of Vision Forum
  • 5/28/201313David A. Noebel“ CollegePlus is standing against thetide of moral relativism, giving parentsand students the option to sidestepliberal professors while gaining a first-class college education.”Founder of Summit MinistriesVoddie Baucham“I believe in the program so muchthat I enrolled my own daughter.Weve got to stop making thepagans in the college system richwhile they make us dumb.”Author and National SpeakerChris Lyons Testimony“Through CollegePlus, I completedmy bachelor’s degree and flighttraining in only three years. Atnineteen years old I am alreadyworking as a professional pilot.”Abigail Hall Testimony“I love the freedom that CollegePlus givesme to shape my college education. Idecide which classes to take online or at acampus if I desire, and my choices reflectmy priorities. I have flexibility in myschedule to pursue real-worldopportunities that interest me.”
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