Louisiana Public Square

Louisiana Public Square - Destination: Graduation

Season 11 Episode 1103 | 56m 46s

In 2013, Louisiana’s graduation rate reached an all-time high of nearly 74%, but there still is a lot of work to do. Four parishes have dropout rates below 60 percent and twenty parishes saw an increase in their dropout numbers last year. So, how is Louisiana addressing its dropout problem? What programs are available to keep students in school? How effective are they?

Aired: 11/26/14

Rating: NR

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