New Feature: Speak Out!

We want your opinions

February 20, 2005

ISSUE: Harford County school officials are considering imposing job-related courses and class projects.

PRO: Some educators see these changes as a way to better prepare high school students for college or a career.

CON: Foes of the proposal argue that adding to current graduation requirements is unfair and that students are often too young to make meaningful career decisions.

YOUR VIEW: What kinds of changes do you think would be appropriate to accomplish the goal of improving the potential of graduating Harford high school students for work or higher education? Please send e-mail responses by Thursday to A selection of responses will be published Sunday. Please keep your responses short and include your name, address and telephone number. Addresses and phone numbers will not be published.

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