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Tuesday, July 05, 2005

councilors can make a difference...

According to the US magazine, Inside Higher Education, "[w]hen it comes to convincing kids at low-income high schools that they can find a way to pay for college, a single optimistic adviser can make the difference for hundreds of students..." read the rest here...

2 comments:

Rick Barnes said...

Now if only this person were at my school I would not have become a political hack and may have been a history teacher in Drumheller, pointing out the dinosaurs, Stockwell, Klein, Harper, Manning, Thompson ...

Okay that was dream, still maybe I could have been something...

andym said...

Not everyone is fortunate enough to have someone rooting for them. (Poor Rick!!! lol) Too often teachers and councilors "manage" their students expectations, instead of building them up.