Opinion: Want to reduce college costs? High schools can help.

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Politico

Jul 16, 12:00 AM

Opinion: Want to reduce college costs? High schools can help.

When politicians discuss the crisis of higher education, they tend to focus on finding ways to reduce the price that students pay for college: tax-deductible savings accounts, better known as 529s; massive student debt cancellation, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren has proposed; free college, one of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ key talking points. All those plans presume that cost is the central barrier to college access — and admittedly, in far too many cases, it is.

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