Local Perspectives on High School Dropouts

School superintendents and district educators spoke about high school dropout rates and possible means of improving graduation… read more

School superintendents and district educators spoke about high school dropout rates and possible means of improving graduation rates. They talked about investments in infrastructure and students, community involvement in schools, and education standards. They also answered questions from the audience.

This “National Summit on America’s Silent Epidemic” was sponsored by MTV, TIME, the National Governors Association, Civic Enterprises and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Local Perspectives on High School Dropouts

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Program ID:
198015-6
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 10, 2007
Last Aired:
May 11, 2007

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  • May 10, 2007 | 12:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2007 | 12:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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