Tom Gentzel of the NSBA on the National 4-year Graduation Rate
"We know the economy's changed, and what we've done is we've raised the standards for all students, and even with that, we're graduating more students than ever before."
More American students are graduating from high school than ever before. Increased graduation rates in the last decade have led to nearly 2-million additional students earning high school diplomas. And when it comes to education, nine out of 10 school-age children attend our nation's public schools. A discussion with Tom Gentzel, Executive Director of the National School Boards Association.
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