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Can Small Business Be the Missing Link to Education Success?

In the city of Chicago, for every 100 children entering high school, only 6 will finish college. In Boston, 2/3 of all students who go on to college have not graduated after 7 years. And, while I could not find similar statistics for my smaller urban city, Salem,  we can extrapolate from statewide averages and from the data that is available on drop out rates and high school graduation plans,  to estimate that 30 students out of the original 100 will finish college. When you look at subgroups by income, ethnicity and gender, the numbers look appalling. For Hispanics (32% […]



Welcome to CyberYouth – a part of Salem CyberSpace. Salem CyberSpace expands the educational and career opportunities for low-income youth and adults, thereby providing the foundation for achievement and self sufficiency. Utilizing state-of-the-art technology and innovative curricula, we successfully meet our goals for English Literacy, Computer Literacy, workplace readiness, and job internships. Our youth programs consist of four major programs: Academic After-School Program English Language Learner (ELL Street) Program College Prep CyberCorps We are located at 98 Lafayette Street in Salem, Massachusetts and can be reached at 978.270.6667 or via email.


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