Imagine you’re a parent of a typical 15-year-old girl. Her world revolves around school, friends and boys. Most Friday and Saturday nights, you drop her off at the mall or the movie theater for a couple of hours. She’s taking driver’s ed and dreams of having a car.
Now imagine that your daughter comes to you and asks to sign up for dual-credit early start classes at the local community college. What is your biggest concern? Is it that she might have trouble juggling the added course load?