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Rural Roscoe Collegiate ISD is helping students thrive after graduation with Early College High School and valuable workforce certifications that give them meaningful job opportunities in the local economy.
Our video tells their story.
Funding from Greater Texas Foundation is bringing this successful model to other school districts in Texas and across the nation.
By 2036, 71% of jobs will require some college education, but only 23% of Texas students currently earn a degree or credential after high school.
Lee College will expand its capacity to serve incarcerated students with a $496,000 grant from Greater Texas Foundation to support the Pathways from Prison to
Young Invincibles will engage in research aimed at advancing access to apprenticeship programs in Texas with a $200,000 grant from Greater Texas Foundation. This project
The University of Texas at San Antonio will launch the Cost of Experience Project with $299,870 from Greater Texas Foundation. This initiative is designed to
Greater Texas Foundation courageously provides leadership and resources to the era-defining issue of postsecondary success for all students.”
-Hector Bojorquez, Intercultural Development Research Association