Increasing higher education attainment is really the job of everyone in our state. It requires families to encourage their students from a young age to aim for college; it requires neighbors, friends, relatives and peers to support college goals; it requires schools to continue focusing on the benefits of going on to college; it requires leadership from policy makers, the media, and employers; it requires creativity and flexibility from post-secondary institutions. All of this goes on today - we just need to step it up.
There are many ways to get involved. We'll give you some of our ideas and we hope you'll respond with some of your own.