The latest statistics show that 55 percent of high school graduates move on to college. But there is a lot of inequity across Colorado. Aspen, for example, sends the highest percentage of students, with 75 percent. But just a 2.5 half hour drive west of Aspen, the Plateau Valley district sends the least, just 13 percent. CPR education reporter spoke about these disparities and more with Colorado Matters.
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About Jenny Brundin
Jenny Brundin is the education reporter for Colorado Public Radio. She joined CPR in 2011 after spending 16 years at KUER in Salt Lake City. Before her career in radio, Jenny worked as a literacy teacher at a refugee center in Alberta, Canada.
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