Monday, March 26
American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen
The decision to drop out of school can leave former students facing a bleak economic future. Their communities are adversely affected too, as dropouts often lack the preparation needed to be productive citizens. On today’s broadcast, we’ll examine the challenges schools face in engaging at-risk students, and the innovative practices their deploying to reduce the drop-out rate.
Dr. Johnny J. Moye, Supervisor of the Career and Technical Education/Health and Physical Education, K-8 for Chesapeake Public Schools
Dana Patterson, Graduation Specialist at Hampton High School and Bethel High School
Dr. Marjorie Stealey, principal at Norfolk’s Norview High School