“You didn’t graduate from high school? Start college today!” With that slogan, a low-income, nearly all Hispanic Texas school district is persuading dropouts to enroll in a center that lets them start job training while finishing high school, transitioning to college courses when ready. By the end of ninth grade, all students can choose a career pathway and take “early college” classes.
‘You didn’t finish high school? Start college!’
March 29, 2012 by