NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS: Native Youth Conversation

This week, New Mexico in Focus goes in-depth to examine solutions to the high school dropout rate among Native Americans. Correspondent Tara Gatewood, host of the nationally-syndicated radio program Native America Calling, leads a conversation with students who’ve met the unique demands of being a Native American high school student. As news this week shows, the dropout rate for New Mexican students from all communities is among the nation’s highest. The conversation is part of the ongoing American Graduate series, which highlights solutions to the dropout crisis.

30 minutes.

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