Minority Dropout Rates

Educators spoke about a school dropout problem which was especially prevalent in ethnic minority communities. Among the topics they… read more

Educators spoke about a school dropout problem which was especially prevalent in ethnic minority communities. Among the topics they addressed were a recent study of the extent of the dropout problem in minority and urban communities, systemic problems within the nation’s schools, and potential initiatives to lower dropout rates. They answered questions from the audience. close

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

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  • David Beaulieu Director Arizona State University->Center for Indian Education
  • Norma V. Cantu Professor University of Texas at Austin->Law and Education
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Program ID:
206257-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 2, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 7, 2008

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  • Jul 02, 2008 | 2:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 03, 2008 | 2:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 2008 | 4:39am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 07, 2008 | 3:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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