There’s a great deal of talk about free community college for students. But, along with this talk, we need to have a reality check about the challenges that students face. Here’s a radio piece about some of the realities that our students (many of you reading this) face.
If you are here at Moraine Valley, there are many support options: library, tutoring, advising, counseling, clubs, etc. Don’t fall into this trap!
Episode 611: Community
Description: Free community college. When the President proposed making the first two years free for everyone, it seemed like a magic bullet for expanding opportunity. But only one in three students graduate—and money is not the problem.Today on the show: why is it so hard to get through community college?