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Seeking Solutions

Seeking Solutions By Erika F. Washington Clark County is on a quest to tighten its grip on the failing school district and has partnered with American Graduate: Let’s make it happen is a national initiative meant to raise awareness and answer the question: Why are so many students not graduating? Las Vegas has one of the largest school districts in the nation with 390 schools serving more than 312,761 students in grades K-12. The dropout rate for high [ ... ]

American Graduate Campaign

American Graduate Vegas PBS will act as a Public Media Community Hub to collect and disseminate important information about the dropout crisis in Nevada. We will leverage our communications technology expertise and existing partnerships to disseminate the information. The purpose of the initiative is to help teachers and parents work with students in danger of dropping out. Vegas PBS has engaged the following public broadcasters as partners to broaden the impact of this initiative: KCEP- Power [ ... ]