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2008-09-17 03:00:22

The six young people talked of good times and bad in Virginia's foster-care system, but all had a piece of advice for others in foster care. "Keep your head up and keep trying," said Clinton Boyer, a student at Richmond Technical Center. "It's not what people do for you - it's what you do for yourself." The six - some shy, some outgoing - were panelists yesterday at the first Great Expectations Education Forum sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education. The...