Students, Parents and Administrators Discuss Dropout Rate at Robeson High School

June 12, 2009

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Principal Gerald Morrow, Chicago Public School administrators Paige Ponder and Rodney Thomas (WBEZ/Andrew Gill)

We're wrapping up the year-long series 50/50: The Odds of Graduating with a roundtable discussion from Robeson High School on Chicago's South Side.

Review the blog discussion with series reporters

Panelists:
Gerald Morrow:
Principal of Robeson High School
Paige Ponder: Chicago Public School Administrator in charge of the pilot program to tackle the dropout problem at Robeson
Julia McEvoy: Reporter on the 50/50 series
Robeson High School Parents and Teachers

Links and Resources:
Models for Change: Systems Reform in Juvenile Justice
Chicago Urban League

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