♦ Gain knowledge
that would prepare me to be a leader in my field
♦ Explore an
opportunity in the field of education until I obtained full-time
I decided to go to graduate school for the following reasons:
♦ Despite having
found full-time teaching employments with Department of Defense
Education Activity (DoDEA) after applying to graduate school, I had the
opportunity to attend a top-tier institution full-time.
♦ Recognied during
my first-year of teaching that I had developed numerous questions that I
hoped to study further in graduate school
♦ I decided on
University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education so as to keep
my certifications all in the same state.