Preschool prepares children for elementary school. Elementary school prepares kids for Middle School. Middle school prepares teens for high school. High school prepares young adults for college or careers. In a perfect world, these transitions are seamless. But in reality, students of all ages face various struggles that pull them off of the speedway to educational success.
One particularly difficult transition is that from high school to college, and people are taking notice. Local and national efforts are being made to revive and revise our current support system.
Take a moment to read this article by Bradley Hart, which gives a comprehensive look at those federal and state efforts:
What can you do to help equip students for a promising future?