In today's challenging ecomy, students need every advantage to compete effectively. Making Your Education Work For You is a proven system, developed by Dr. Gordon Green, to help students realize their full academic potential and land the job of their dreams. Dr. Green's fool-proof system covers all of the essential skills needed for maximizing academic success and turning that success into a successful career. Making Your Education Work for You shows students how to: *Work with parents for success*Maximize the academic experience*Earn top grades*Find educational assistance*Engage in effective job planning*Secure career successMore than just a how-to, Making Your Education Work For You contains valuable information on how a good education leads to a good life, the value of getting good grades, setting goals, establishing contacts, gaining work experience and career planning. The appendices include suggested reading lists and other educational resources, and Dr. Green's own Academic Transcript, which proves his Straight-A system really works.
DR. GORDON W. GREEN has a Ph.D. in economics from The George Washington University. His dissertation titled Wage Differentials for Job Entrants, by Race and Sex received national attention, including a front page article in the New York Times. He was Chief of the Governments Division of the U.S. Census Bureau. DR. GREEN also served as chair of the National Forum on Education Statistics for the U.S. Department of Education. He later became Assistant Director of the Welfare Reform Academy at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research and the University of Maryland Foundation, Inc. His works are widely published in government periodicals, magazines and professional journals. DR. GREEN lives with his wife in Fairfax Station, Virginia.