E=MC2: Equity Matters in College & Careers
April 14, 2011
Abigail Newcomer, policy analyst with the workforce development team at CLASP, will present at E=MC2: Equity Matters in College & Careers during NAPE's 2011 Professional Development Institute. She will speak on April 14 at 9:15 a.m. on the panel Making Higher Education Attainable for Student Parents: Opportunities and Obstacles. Ms. Newcomer will present examples of policy, programmatic and institutional supports that assist student parents to access and complete postsecondary degrees and certificates. Specifically, she will focus on the integrated service delivery approach, and provide examples of community colleges using the approach to boost postsecondary retention and completion among non-traditional students.