November 1, 2015
While in Memphis on October 30, 2015, US Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced a pilot program that will allow high school students to receive Pell Grant funds to enroll in dual-credit college courses. Duncan said the idea is to help prepare students for college, both by improving grades, but also by developing a college-oriented mindset in students who may have felt college was out of reach.
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Aims to pave a highway to college for underprivileged students
Aims to pave a highway to college for underprivileged students.