The goal of the Hispanic Education Initiative is to keep students in school through graduation and then on to college, reclaiming students who left school and helping preschoolers be prepared for Kindergarten.
A great resource available to our churches at a low cost is the “Raising Highly Capable Kids” material. This resource is available in English and Spanish. The goal of this 13-week course is to empower parents with knowledge and useful tools that will help them raise healthy, caring and responsible children. Raising Highly Capable Kids is based on biblical principles and is proven knowledge. You can offer to to families in your church and/or families in your community.
GED Prep U
The Baptist General Convention of Texas is dedicated in its efforts to put General Equivalency Diploma (GED) preparation programs in its churches. We are committed to equipping Texas Baptist churches with the resources needed and to help expand educational opportunities for all students and promote adult education through a free GED preparation course.
Many students think money does not exist to help them go to college. However, there are many resources available. Click here to learn more.
Baptist Joint Committee Scholarship
This opportunity is for H.S. juniors and seniors to write on Religious Liberty and get a scholarship up to $2,000, sponsored by the Baptist Joint Committee on Public Affairs. Click here to learn more.
Read through these PowerPoint presentations on school dropouts and myths of immigration reform. Click here to download PPT Presentation.
Choosing a University
Use the following matrix to help identify which College or University best fits your academic needs. Click here to learn more.
4 Steps to College
Where do you start, how much does it cost, how do you choose a major and what do you study? KnowHow2GO is a website that helps answer these questions and get you started on the road to college. It is great for students, parents, and leaders. Click here to learn more.