Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Students to Education Dept.: Small changes can make big payoffs in graduation rates

By Nick Anderson, The Washington Post

Sometimes it pays for Washington officials to hear directly from the kinds of students they want to help. About a dozen students and recent graduates from minority-serving colleges visited the Education Department in Washington late last week to tell about their experiences and what they think helps and doesn’t help in the quest to get a college diploma. Among them were African Americans, native Americans, Asian Americans, Latinos and first-generation immigrants.

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