FosterClub and InsideTrack Partner to Coach Foster Youth into College
With an aim to help more foster youth attend and complete college, nonprofit organization FosterClub is partnering with educational services company InsideTrack to provide college-related “coaching” to 12 current and former foster youth in seven different states.
Avoiding the Remediation Trap: How to Assist Foster Youth in Achieving College Success
According to a webinar series hosted by The John Burton Foundation (JBF), with a matriculation process that is made up of three steps including orientation, assessment, and developing an educational plan, only two to three out of 10 students are considered to be college ready.
California Budget Expands Support for Foster Youth with Children or in College
The new California state budget signed into law this week by Gov. Jerry Brown includes a pair of measures that advocates hope will support foster youth pursuing higher education and help parenting foster youth succeed.