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Author(s):Isenhour, M., and Gillie, S
Title:Foster youth educational attainment: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Short Description:Annotated bibliography of articles related to issues surrounding higher education and foster youth.
Annotation:Annotated bibliography of articles related to issues surrounding higher education and foster youth.
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Associated Keywords:
College Access
First Generation College Students
Foster Youth
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students

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