Tagged: Graduation

High school seniors in caps and gowns jumping with celebration at graduating.

What does it take to Graduate in PA? December’s Education First Compact

By Heather Conboy Posted: November 18, 2022

The Commonwealth passed a law in 2018 that changed high school graduation requirements starting with 2023 graduates. At the time, it was expected…

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Young woman standing in classroom with books while other students sit at desks

From Foster Care to the Graduation Stage – Supporting College Students Leaving “the System”

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: February 9, 2021

Youth involved in foster care experience unique challenges and barriers to educational attainment. Fewer than 2% of youth formerly in…

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