Change is coming to greater training, however college students nonetheless want help

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Kirsten Petroska is a PhD pupil within the Management Program on the College of Southern Maine and a better training skilled on the College of Maine at Farmington. This column displays her views and experience and doesn’t converse on behalf of the college. She is a member of the Maine chapter of the nationwide Students Technique Community, which brings collectively students throughout the nation to deal with public challenges and their coverage implications. Members’ columns seem within the Bangor Day by day Information each different week.

The upper training panorama is altering.

The inhabitants of “typical” school college students — 18- to 22-year-olds who dwell on or very close to their campus — is dwindling in Maine. Moreover, post-pandemic, there are expectations that college students are capable of attend a minimum of a few of their lessons on-line, with a rising choice for on-line programs.