Published Online: November 14, 2011

Photo Gallery: Working Towards a Better Life

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The GED is undergoing a major overhaul to transform it into a path to postsecondary training rather than the end of formal education. This slideshow follows Jose Franco, 25, a student at the GED Bridge to Health program at La Guardia Community College in Long Island City, N.Y. Mr. Franco hopes to someday work in the medical profession.

Photos by Melanie Burford for Education Week

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