College Dropout Rates Highest for Minorities, Foster Youth, Low Income Students, and First Generation Students.

As promised I am sharing my research with those of you who work with foster programs and other orgs that help the disadvantaged. This is only a portion of the paper since much of the research is locally based. I put some of the graphs from the appendix in here from the national findings.  TheContinue reading “College Dropout Rates Highest for Minorities, Foster Youth, Low Income Students, and First Generation Students.”

College Bridge Program for Former Fosters

In 2014, I worked with an admissions counselor at the University of Wisconsin Green Bay to design a program which would increase the college application rates, retention rates, GPS’s and graduation rates of former foster youth. This program was looked at by many, including individuals at NWTC. It was decided the resources were not thereContinue reading “College Bridge Program for Former Fosters”