How can educators nurture a culture of students who are interested in a college education? Watch this video on the Kids at College program and draw inspiration for how you can adapt the program’s concepts for use in your own classroom, school or school district.
For the past two years, more than 1,400 Old Bridge Township, New Jersey fourth graders have seen what their future might hold while experiencing hands-on learning at a college campus, thanks to the Kids at College program. Old Bridge Township has established partnerships with ten area higher education institutions, including community colleges, technical schools and private and state universities. The university and elementary school faculties work together to create programs aimed at cultivating a college-going culture at an early age. Show your young learners that there is a world of educational opportunities out there just waiting for them! WATCH: http://to.pbs.org/1GyPAhb