One day after its Director was fired, Ohio State’s marching band is scheduled to perform with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra in what’s often considered the band’s unofficial season kickoff. CSO spokeswoman Rolanda Copley says the picnic with the pops shows tonight and saturday will go on as scheduled. On Thursday, OSU president Michael Drake fired [...]
American Graduate: Part 2
Part 2 of the series looks at local applications of the primary approaches to addressing school dropout—prevention; intervention and recovery— from the perspective of a school superintendent; an administrator from a community-based organization; and a high school senior.
WOSU News and Public Affairs Director Mike Thompson facilitates the discussion. The forum integrates video profiles of Project Mentor, the AT&T Success Centers, and Academic Acceleration Academy.
- Bill Wise, South-Western City Schools Superintendent
- Nancy Nestor-Baker, United Way of Central Ohio Administrator
- Haley Ford, Westerville North High School Senior