How COVID-19 could lead to fewer Washington students going to college in 2021 and beyond

December 7, 2020

“But virtual connection with school counselors isn’t the same, and some worry that the pandemic will shape who gets to attend college — a change that could jeopardize educational equity and colleges’ revenues for years to come.

‘It’s scary. I’m nervous. I’m concerned,’ said Guadalupe Torres, who leads Washington — College Possible, a nonprofit that works to get south King County students to and through college. ‘These are warning signs. If we’re not working now, it’s only going to make this problem bigger.’”

Read the article

Share