Breakthrough Central Texas was featured in the Austin American-Statesman in an article highlighting non-profits that are working to combat the education opportunity gap. Executive Director Michael Griffith said, ““The key to me is, that’s not the percentage of students who want to go…when we go into a middle school and ask students, ‘Who wants to go to college?’, every hand goes up. And yet so few are making it. The barriers are real and very complicated.”

We are thrilled to see that amid this scandal, people are recognizing the importance of organizations like Breakthrough in transforming the education system. 

Read the full article here. 

Image courtesy of Breakthrough Central Texas 

March 2019