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Author(s):Oliverez, P., and Tierney, W
Title:Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
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Short Description:Provides an in-depth look at the ways financial aid information is disseminated in nine public and two private southern California high schools.
Annotation:This report provides an in-depth look at the ways financial aid information is disseminated in nine public and two private southern California high schools. While various school and community based efforts to educate parents and students about financial aid are examined, many of these programs fail to reach the families who need their help the most.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
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Financial Aid
High School
Interventions
Low-Income Students
Minority/Race/Ethnicity
Urban

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Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
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