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How Can the U.S. Improve High School Graduation Rates? (Video)

By Carmen Rojas — May 10, 2017 1 min read

Can the U.S. reach a 90% graduation rate by 2020? In this discussion, originally streamed on Facebook Live, Education Week correspondent Lisa Stark speaks with Civic Enterprises Founder & CEO John Bridgeland. His group produces the “Grad Nation” annual report, which updates the country on progress toward this goal.

Where do states currently stand, and what is being done to keep students from dropping out?


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