Jesse Fuentes

Helping Opportunity Youth Succeed

Jesse Fuentes is an alumnae of Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School in Chicago, Illinois, a highly successful alternative school for students who have dropped out of traditional high schools that was featured in the national KET documentary series Dropping Back In. Jesse shares her story of overcoming difficult odds and getting her life back on track through the help of the teachers at PACHS. She is a college graduate and educator hoping to become a principal some day.

Fast Forward: College and Career Ready

The path to success in gaining a GED® and career readiness can be found in Fast Forward: College and Career Ready — an innovative, highly effective, multi-platform learning system created by KET (Kentucky Educational Television.)

The Fast Forward learning system helps students get ahead with in-depth online courses in language arts, math, science, and social studies, as well as professional development resources for adult educators.

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