Empowering Young Women
Paula DeBoles-Johnson on Leveling the Playing Field
Empowering young women to ensure everyone gets a fair shot is a task that requires plenty of work and coordination.
In this edition of Comcast Newsmakers, Paula DeBoles-Johnson with The Tallahassee-Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls, talks to us about how they're just one of the many organizations taking on this responsibility of leveling the playing field for women.
A Path To Graduation
Florida students spend a majority of their time studying for yearly standardized tests like the FCAT, which can be crucial in determining whether they graduate.
But for those students who may not have the fortune of passing that exam, one State Senator is giving them an alternative to making it to graduation.
In this edition of Comcast Newsmakers, State Senator Bill Montford
talks to us about some new measures that can help struggling students.
Interview recorded: January 24th