Saturday, September, 22 from 12:00 to 7:00pm WTTW11 presents American Graduate Week, a seven-hour live public television event designed to teach viewers and listeners more about the dropout crises, the potential solutions in our community and how we can get involved. Local pre-taped segments will feature Chicago organizations (such as America SCORES Chicago) that are making a difference and helping to make graduation happen.
Marissa, our former volunteer coordinator, explains how SCORES makes it happen:
Also, on Tuesday September, 25 from 9:00 to 11:00pm WTTW11 will present a two-hour documentary called Dropout Nation as a part of the critically acclaimed documentary series FRONTLINE. Additional details on American Graduate Week's upcoming programming can be found here.