Sunday September 4 at 10 p.m. – Mind the Gap: Why Good Schools are Failing Black Students
(Rochester, NY) – Award-winning NPR Reporter Nancy Solomon takes listeners inside a school to hear a discussion on race in the classroom. In Mind the Gap: Why good Schools are Failing Black Students, airing Sunday, September 4 at 10 p.m. on AM 1370/FM-HD 91.5-2, students try to explain what went wrong with their education. And, Solomon talks with black middle-class parents who thought that a move to the suburbs would ensure school success. Find out how the school's best teachers motivate their students.
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