Education is closely tied to prosperity. Study after study reveals that, starting with basic literacy and moving to the development of general and specific skill sets, wealth and income follow increasing education.

Prosperopedia has created guides and other resources to help Americans understand this connection between education and prosperity, and to figure out their own respective paths towards education. There are many ways to become educated! There are countless paths to learning what you need to know to become a productive part of the US and world economy in a way that pays off with benefits of income and wealth.

In the education section of Prosperopedia, we cover topics that range from teaching young kids to read to home schooling versus private schooling versus public schooling to making critical decisions about college, whether to attend, where to attend, and how to finance your higher education.