Unboxing Today’s Students
Did you know today’s college students are more diverse than any previous generation? It’s true! In fact, 37% of today’s students are over the age of 25, 24% are parents, and 64% work while attending school. But the current proposals to improve our nation’s higher education system like free tuition or debt cancellation don’t address the issues they encounter in their journey toward a college degree. This video unpacks the concept of today’s students and shares what Congress can do to ensure colleges are doing their job to promote upward mobility for all students.