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September 8th, 2008
Achievement
Segment Three from Full Episode
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  • 40 percent of our nation’s high schools don’t offer college prep classes.
  • The U.S. Chamber of Commerce gives most states a C, D, or F in preparing kids for the workplace.
  • In 1970, the average college graduate earned around 45 percent more than a high school graduate. Today, the gap is 84 percent.

THE QUESTION: ARE SCHOOLS GIVING ALL OF OUR KIDS THE SKILLS THEY NEED TO SUCCEED?

 

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