That's true for many, in a way their parents might not understand. It was different 20 years ago.
So I wrote a letter to those parents lambdaschool.com/the-commons/la…
3 of my 4 grandparents are teachers. My wife (a first-generation college grad herself) is a teacher.
But circumstances have changed dramatically, and forcing *everyone* into the same path has led much of a generation to financial ruin.
Neither are true for most of my generation, and we need to understand that divide.