Building a Bridge: Understanding Factors That Contribute to Educational Success of Foster/Adoptive Children

Dana Watson

Foster children have goals and aspirations. Many times these require educational success to achieve. How can you build a bridge from where your child is academically to where they want to be? Dana provides key insights into helping your child find success in school, both through research and his own experiences, gleaned from his eight years as foster child. Kids from hard places face a set unique challenges as they prepare for and attend college. There are steps you can take now to help them have the best chance at success later.