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Closing the Gap: College Access to College Success





For the past several decades, our K-12 public schools have rightfully focused on equalizing access to a high-quality education between students from low-income backgrounds, including students of color, and their higher-income peers. These efforts have been paying off. High performing charter public school networks across the country have been particularly successful at increasing high school graduation and college acceptance rates for underserved low-income students and students of color across the country.

From 1976 to 2013, the percentage of American college students who are Hispanic rose from 4 percent to 16 percent, and those who are African American read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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