Published Online:

Study says American Indian students falling behind

Article Tools
  • PrintPrinter-Friendly
  • EmailEmail Article
  • ReprintReprints
  • CommentsComments

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A national group meeting in Helena this week says that American Indian students are falling behind.

The National Caucus of Native American State Legislators is releasing a report that looks at the so-called achievement gap.

The group says that 47 percent of American Indian students graduate from high school, compared to 70 of other students.

The group meets Friday to discuss the problem, study the report and decide what action needs to be taken.


You must be logged in to leave a comment. Login | Register
Ground Rules for Posting
We encourage lively debate, but please be respectful of others. Profanity and personal attacks are prohibited. By commenting, you are agreeing to abide by our user agreement.
All comments are public.

Back to Top Back to Top

Most Popular Stories

Viewed

Emailed

Recommended

Commented