Persuasive Essay: Why Society Need Free Secondary Tuition

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Arpu Reed
Professor Kamara
English 102-004 6 March 2018
Why society needs free secondary tuition We as a society face several dilemmas that impact us in a detrimental manner. One of these difficulties or issues is students are being compelled to pay strangely high educational cost in addition to other things. A portion of the issues society face because we don't have free educational tuition is the high dropout rate due to financial problems, the limitation on who can attend, and the extreme stress students face because of this problem. This all in the end negatively impacts the society as a whole. "According to a 2009 study done by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation states that financial stress is the number one reason why students drop out. 58% of
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