For some people upgrading their skills and education includes returning to school. But for many, it is an e-learning course, apprenticeship, literacy program, academic upgrading or on the job training.
No matter how you look at it -- it requires a huge amount of hard work to succeed.
Often the decision to further your education isn't an easy one. But everyone of our Education WORKS Champions has said the that hard work was worth it.
Click on their pictures to see what can be achieved when you put education to work.