‘I Have a Future’: How Biden’s Free Community College Plan Could Transform Education
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Hallie Golden, The Guardian
When Abdi Yusuf's family moved to Seattle, he finally began to find his footing. He dreamed of attending college to become a social worker so he could help refugees like himself. Thanks to Seattle Promise, a free community college tuition program, Yusuf is on his way to realizing his dream.
Advocates argue that Joe Biden's proposal to implement programs like Seattle Promise on a national scale could open doors to students who have historically been excluded from higher education and boost the economy.