History PlayingWith / BackToSchool

9th Mar '16 6:17:38 AM VPhantom
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* '''Enforced''': Let's do AnAesop about how it's never too late to learn, or about the importance of staying in school!

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* '''Enforced''': '''Enforced''':
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Let's do AnAesop about how it's never too late to learn, or about the importance of staying in school!
8th Mar '16 8:14:43 PM MsChibi
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* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???Let's do AnAesop about how it's never too late to learn, or about the importance of staying in school!
** LoserProtagonist
8th Mar '16 8:12:45 PM MsChibi
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** A regular college or university does the previous point, especially if it's offering a graduate program.

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** A regular college or university does the previous point, especially if it's offering a graduate program.program, or marketing itself towards people who either never completed their undergraduate studies, or who are looking to completely change careers.
8th Mar '16 8:11:05 PM MsChibi
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** [[INeedAnIndexByMonday TropeCo Inc]]. pays for its employees to get advanced degrees provided they meet certain requirements.

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** [[INeedAnIndexByMonday TropeCo Inc]]. pays for its employees to get advanced degrees provided they meet certain requirements.requirements, or will reimburse them their tuition for such.
10th Feb '16 10:45:30 AM MsChibi
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** Alice dropped out of high school when she faced a TeenPregnancy. She is now finding that getting a job is difficult because she doesn't have a high school diploma, and wonders about going back, but then decides it would be too difficult to go back to school with a baby or toddler to look after.

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** [[TragicDropout Alice dropped out of high school school]] when she faced a TeenPregnancy. She is now finding that getting a job is difficult because she doesn't have a high school diploma, and wonders about going back, but then decides it would be too difficult to go back to school with a baby or toddler to look after.
1st Sep '13 11:48:58 AM MsChibi
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** Alice has been a [[{{Housewife}} stay-at-home wife and mother]], and either has never been in the workforce, or [[CareerVersusMan left the workforce when she married Bob several years ago]] [[FamilyVersusCareer or had her first child]]. Some financial tough times (or simply boredom during the day while the kids are at school) prompt Alice to seek at least part-time (if not full-time) employment.
8th Aug '13 1:28:08 PM MsChibi
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** Alice takes classes [[CorrespondenceSchool online or by correspondence]].

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** Alice takes classes [[CorrespondenceSchool [[CorrespondenceCourse online or by correspondence]].
8th Aug '13 1:26:24 PM MsChibi
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** Alice takes classes online or by correspondence.

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** Alice takes classes [[CorrespondenceSchool online or by correspondence.correspondence]].
30th Jul '13 5:53:44 PM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': An adult character returns to school.

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* '''Basic Trope''': An adult character returns to school.
school.



* '''Justified''': Alice needs some additional training to get a degree, license, or certificate for her career.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Alice needs some additional training to get a degree, license, or certificate for her career.



* '''Inverted''': Alice, a young elementary school child, follows an adult around at "Career Day."

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Alice, a young elementary school child, follows an adult around at "Career Day."



* '''Subverted''': Alice takes classes online or by correspondence.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Alice takes classes online or by correspondence.



* '''Double Subverted''': Well, all the book work. She has a couple of lab sessions, and for that, she has to go to the local community college campus.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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Well, all the book work. She has a couple of lab sessions, and for that, she has to go to the local community college campus.



* '''Averted''': Alice is not enrolled in school, and never thinks of going back.

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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''':
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Alice is not enrolled in school, and never thinks of going back.



* '''Invoked''': Alice, a young girl who became pregnant in high school and [[GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion had the baby]] is looking for additional money to support herself and the baby after [[GlorifiedSpermDonor the father leaves]], her parents cut her off financially [[IHaveNoSon (or disown her)]], etc. She's finding that she can't get anything above minimum wage (and sometimes can't even get those kinds of jobs) because every place wants ''at least'' a high school diploma. She starts to think about going back.

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* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
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Alice, a young girl who became pregnant in high school and [[GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion had the baby]] is looking for additional money to support herself and the baby after [[GlorifiedSpermDonor the father leaves]], her parents cut her off financially [[IHaveNoSon (or disown her)]], etc. She's finding that she can't get anything above minimum wage (and sometimes can't even get those kinds of jobs) because every place wants ''at least'' a high school diploma. She starts to think about going back.



* '''Exploited''': In order to keep teens from dropping out due to TeenPregnancy, a school is set up for teen moms that provides free or low-cost childcare, a more flexible schedule, etc.

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* '''Exploited''': '''Exploited''':
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In order to keep teens from dropping out due to TeenPregnancy, a school is set up for teen moms that provides free or low-cost childcare, a more flexible schedule, etc.



*** A regular college or university does that, especially if it's offering a graduate program.
* '''Defied''': Alice decides to wait until her child is old enough to go to school before going back herself, seeing as she doesn't have anyone to look after the kid during the day, or that she can't keep up with both schoolwork ''and'' taking care of a baby or toddler.

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*** ** A regular college or university does that, the previous point, especially if it's offering a graduate program.
* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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Alice decides to wait until her child is old enough to go to school before going back herself, seeing as she doesn't have anyone to look after the kid during the day, or that she can't keep up with both schoolwork ''and'' taking care of a baby or toddler.



* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???
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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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30th Jul '13 5:41:18 PM MsChibi
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Enforced: ???
Lampshaded: ???
Invoked: ???
Exploited: ???
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Discussed: ???
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*'''Lampshaded''': "I wonder if I should go back to college?"
*'''Invoked''': Alice, a young girl who became pregnant in high school and [[GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion had the baby]] is looking for additional money to support herself and the baby after [[GlorifiedSpermDonor the father leaves]], her parents cut her off financially [[IHaveNoSon (or disown her)]], etc. She's finding that she can't get anything above minimum wage (and sometimes can't even get those kinds of jobs) because every place wants ''at least'' a high school diploma. She starts to think about going back.
** Alice wants to move up in her career, but the only way to do that is to get an advanced degree.
*'''Exploited''': In order to keep teens from dropping out due to TeenPregnancy, a school is set up for teen moms that provides free or low-cost childcare, a more flexible schedule, etc.
** [[INeedAnIndexByMonday TropeCo Inc]]. pays for its employees to get advanced degrees provided they meet certain requirements.
** A community college pops up, with flexible class schedules, as well as online classes, designed to work around the work schedules of working adults who wish to get degrees or certificates, or who simply want personal enrichment.
*** A regular college or university does that, especially if it's offering a graduate program.
*'''Defied''': Alice decides to wait until her child is old enough to go to school before going back herself, seeing as she doesn't have anyone to look after the kid during the day, or that she can't keep up with both schoolwork ''and'' taking care of a baby or toddler.
** Alice is afraid of failing, or what others might think, and decides not to go back.
** Alice decides she has no interest in going back to school.
*'''Discussed''': ???
*'''Conversed''':
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