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The vast majority of young adults from foster care want to succeed academically. However, there are several important reasons why many foster youth do not end up going to college or succeed at college. Understanding these issues, as well as some basic strategies for supporting students from foster care, can make all the difference in their success.
Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation