The Graduation Gap

The following are quotes from the chapter on the graduation gap. For the full chapter please purchase the book.

(Photo by Zach Krahmer)

(Photo by Zach Krahmer)

Opportunity does not exist where odds are something to be defied. Closing the college graduation gap remains crucial to unleashing opportunity.
— Michael Gerson



That’s why closing the graduation gap is a task of human dignity and shared responsibility.
— Stephanie Summers




Getting into college was only the first part of the battle that many low-income students face when they set out to complete a degree.
— Katie Thompson