Rob Waters is a contributing writer for EdSource. He covered biotechnology for Bloomberg News, was a senior editor at WebMD, and editor-in-chief of the Tenderloin Times, a four-language San Francisco community newspaper. His articles have appeared in BusinessWeek, Politico, San Francisco magazine, Salon.com, Sierra, Columbia Journalism Review, and the Los Angeles Times. He co-authored From Boys to Men, published in 2004 by Simon & Schuster. He has won numerous awards, including from the Education Writer’s Association.
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One recent study found that among foster youth who enrolled in post-secondary education just 49.6 percent completed their first two semesters.