Tag Archive for Topeka

An all-American town with an all-too-common American gap in college attainment

In Senior Year at Topeka High in the New York Times, Anemona Hartocollis talks to 12th graders, their parents and their counselors at her old high school. Nearly all students want to go to college, but some never enroll and many who do never earn a degree, she writes. It’s called the “aspirations-attainment gap.” “Applying to college requires a huge… Read more →

%d bloggers like this: