Bridge Programs: Gateway to College
Friday, September 26, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Bridge Programs -- “summer before,” high-school “catch-up” and “reach-back” programs to help challenged high school students and “adult learners” – see higher education as an option, and overcome deficits that compromise their readiness for college. Campus and community programs in Connecticut and selected programs in other states will be featured.
When & Where
David Johnston, Director of The Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence
The mission of CHERE is to:
Understand and improve policies and practices that lead to higher college retention, from high school graduation, to college entrance, first-year success, and to graduation and employment, for challenged and underrepresented students.