Success Stories: Loving Learning

During her junior year of high school she was frustrated, thought she could make it on her own, and would do better just getting a job instead of finishing school.

Four years later, at 22, she realized she couldn’t get a job that would pay her bills, struggled understanding menus, and was upset that she couldn’t fully talk with her friends about their careers.

It was time to do something different.

After failing the entrance exam to other GED programs, she found the Literacy Center. She’s been here for 4 months and believes she can finish her GED in 6 months. (We know she can!)

She’s not quite sure what she wants to do when she graduates because she thinks everything sounds interesting and possible; all she knows is that she wants to keep going to school and learning!

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