By Sydney Meyer, Nine Network PIN analyst
On May 2, 2012 a group of interested
community members, many of them Public Insight Network sources, gathered at Nine Network of Public Media for a conversation on educational issues. It was a rich and vibrant discussion about the factors that affect our students today and can influence some
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Check out these powerful video spots Nine created with the organization America Scores. The students send the community a powerful message about staying in school.
The link below leads to a great article about why kids drop out of school.
The article notes we have a lot of problems to solve but even one individual’s attention can lead to a different result for one child.
As the principal at Turner Elementary School
in Southeast D.C., affirms, “I stayed in school
Continue reading Why kids drop out: Identifying the early warning signs