Since COVID-19 many students are reportedly considering taking a gap year. Even before the pandemic the gap year was growing in popularity as an alternative and opportunity for those who needed a break from traditional classrooms. Michael Horn speaks and writes about the future of education and works to improve the life of each and every student. He is the author of Choosing College which helps students and parents understand how to make better choices about school. He is the co-founder of and a distinguished fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation. The Global Search for Education invited Michael to share his perspectives for youth who may or may not be college bound this Fall.