Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
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.
The panel consisted of:
- Bill Wise, South-Western City Schools Superintendent
- Nancy Nestor-Baker, United Way of Central Ohio Administrator
- Haley Ford, Westerville North High School Senior