Early College as a Postsecondary

Success Strategy


In this webinar, we delve into the transformative power of Early College. This session explores the benefits and opportunities that Early College programs offer in preparing students for success beyond high school. We share the work of the OneGoal Leadership Network in Massachusetts to demonstrate the potential impact of Early College and dual enrollment initiatives nationwide.

Key Topics Covered in the Webinar

  • The Mechanics: Gain insights into the practical implementation of Early College programs, including eligibility criteria, course offerings, and academic requirements.
  • Best Practices: Discover successful models and strategies for seamlessly integrating dual enrollment into high school curricula and maintaining academic rigor.
  • Student Support: Learn about effective methods for providing guidance and support to Early College students, ensuring they thrive academically and socially.
  • Equity Considerations: Explore how dual enrollment programs can be designed and implemented to promote equity and provide equal access to opportunities for all students, regardless of background or socioeconomic status.

Webinar Presenters

Adam Seidel
Deputy Director, Massachusetts

John Boumgarden
OneGoal Postsecondary Leadership Coach

John Fink
Senior Research Associate and Program Lead
Community College Research Center
Teachers College, Columbia University

Halicia Lyttle
Early College Director
Boston Community Leadership Academy

Gretta Schaaf,
Dual Enrollment Curriculum Specialist,
Boston Public Schools