DeBaun: Virtual advising can combat COVID melt and ensure high school students make it to college. 3 steps schools can take
Every year, as much as one-third of college-bound high school graduates never show up to their first day of class. It’s all too easy for students to miss important deadlines, forget about necessary paperwork or get lost in the byzantine financial aid process. Known as summer melt, this phenomenon has long plagued high schools and...
By Bill DeBaun | August 11, 2021