Paired Texts: Low-income college students

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Write Prompt

Grades 2 and 4:
Read this article about college recruiters. Why is it hard for poorer kids to go to college? How could colleges do a better job of helping these students? Use evidence from both articles to support your answer.

Grades 6, 8, 12:
Read this article about college recruiters at low-income schools. What are the main challenges faced by low-income students in the college process? In your opinion, what more could be done to support these students? Use evidence from both articles to support your answer.

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