Tech Offers Head Start to Young Students|Southern Education Desk 6-20-2012
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College preparedness is a concept that’s getting a lot of attention. In Louisiana some students are getting a head start. Louisiana Tech is guiding a group of high achieving students just out of high school into summer university coursework. These summer classes represent a critical period of adjustment for these students.
Louisiana Tech Summer Scholars,
Mason McCrary & Zach Parrott
A group of 45 newly enrolled teenagers are taking summer classes at the university.
Mason McCrary just graduated from high school, but he hopes eventually to fly for a major airline. And he’s already taking aviation courses to get a jump on his upcoming class schedule.