High schools across the country are holding their commencement ceremonies, and students are preparing to head off to college in the fall. However, research shows 10-20% of these students nationally will “melt” during the summer, many of whom are low-income minority students planning to enroll in community college. In this episode of Admissions Live, host […]
Harvard University researchers Ben Castleman and Lindsay Page, join Admissions Live to discuss college counseling in the summer after high school and its impact on whether students enroll in college. We chat about summer melt, information barriers and innovative intervention programs.