Join Dr. Bob and Mandi Kimball from CHILDREN AT RISK for the January 9th episode of Growing Up in America on 90.1FM KPFT in Houston! Episode includes:

  • Data Head: Dixie Hairston who will talk about the significance of the number 1,329 on today’s Data Head segment.
  • Interview:Doug Shapiro, Executive Director of the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, to talk to us about their recent report which found that there is an increase in college students finishing their degrees within 6 years of starting school.
  • Interview: City Councilman Jerry Davis to talk about what upcoming legislation might affect Houston and early education in the city.
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Should Schools adopt the Common Core Curriculum? And we’ll have our own Jesus Davila to help us weigh in
  • Interview:  Dr. Charlotte Carlisle, our managing director from our North Texas offices to discuss the new A-F school rankings and their impact on schools.

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