“More employers are demanding a postsecondary education for their workforce,” Fleck said. “And people with a postsecondary education earn more money during their lifetime.”
You can help students succeed by volunteering to mentor (www.abetterhour.org) and by spreading the word about the Scholar Success Program through employers and community organizations (www.scholars.in.gov).
Bill Stanczykiewicz, former Anderson radio sports broadcaster, is president and chief executive officer of the Indiana Youth Institute. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.