Bridge Programs: From Here to There

  • Western Connecticut State University 181 White Street Danbury, CT, 06810 United States

“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 a “best practices” program from LaGuardia Community College in Queens, New York were featured, and a student panel talked about their experience.