Louisiana Public Square

Confronting Louisiana’s Dropout Dilemma

Season 9 Episode 903 | 58m 48s

Nearly 15% of students who enter Louisiana high schools drop out, and only 72% graduate on time. How can educators help the state reach its goal of an 80% graduation rate by 2014? What programs are successfully combating the problem and how can they be replicated? Louisiana Public Square brings together Louisiana educators for a special teachers’ forum on the state’s dropout dilemma.

Aired: 11/28/12

Rating: NR

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