Date of Award


Degree Type

Master's Essay - Restricted

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



First Advisor

George J. Mouly


What happens to the children in our schools after they leave school? What are they doing five, ten, or fifteen years after they graduate?

As children sit in class they might sometimes wonder where they'll be in ten or twenty years. This is natural curiosity. But can this curiosity ever be satisfied? Not at the time it first is aroused. At that time the answer to their questions is still in the realm of what is to come.

But that is precisely the question which can be answered when the one-time future becomes the present and the one-time present becomes the past.