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Dropping Back In: Second Chances

Dropping Back In: Second Chances

High school dropouts, educators, and researchers introduce the economic and personal costs of dropping out, why a high school equivalency is no longer enough, and the benefits of dropouts gaining second chances. Two former dropouts, Kellie Blair Hardt, homeless as a child, now an award-winning teacher, and Hasan Davis, former commissioner of juvenile justice for the state, tell their stories.
Season 1 Episode 1 Length 26:41 Premiere: 10/01/14

Dropping Back In: Second Chances

Costs of dropping out of school and benefits of second chances

High school dropouts, educators, and researchers introduce the economic and personal costs of dropping out, why a high school equivalency is no longer enough, and the benefits of dropouts gaining second chances. Two former dropouts, Kellie Blair Hardt, homeless as a child, now an award-winning teacher, and Hasan Davis, former commissioner of juvenile justice for the state of Kentucky, tell their stories.

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Dropping Back In

About Dropping Back In

These half-hour documentary-style programs outline the huge personal and societal costs of dropping out of school and feature the innovative solutions making a difference in people's lives.

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Season 1 Episodes

Dropping Back In: Working for the Future

S1 E4 Length 26:41 Premiere Date 10/12/14

Dropping Back In: Complicated Lives

S1 E3 Length 26:43 Premiere Date 10/05/14

Dropping Back In: More Than a Statistic

S1 E2 Length 26:41 Premiere Date 11/06/14

Dropping Back In: Second Chances

S1 E1 Length 26:41 Premiere Date 10/01/14

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