Roland Martin talks to the incoming Secretary of Education, John King about the status of the nation’s graduation rates, education and college preparation courses.
“We were excited to announce yesterday that the country reached the highest graduation rate we ever had with just over 82%. The African-American graduation rate has reached 72% so we’re seeing a closing of the graduation gap,” King said.
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Secretary of Education John King Says Blacks Are Graduating High School At Higher Rates was originally published on blackamericaweb.com