Mile High Magazine 01/12/2020 Part 2 City Year Denver

Guest: Morris Price Executive Director City Year, and Chelsea Tossing, Director of Development Research indicates over 40% of the students in the Denver Public Schools have been dropping out of school at some point. Dropouts are three times more likely to be unemployed and eight times more likely to become incarcerated. Through its corps of highly skilled near-peer mentors, the organization City Year Denver, has been instrumental in accelerating student achievement along with improving school social climate and culture to keep kids in school to graduation. https://www.cityyear.org/denver

Published: Friday, January 17, 2020   |   Runtime: 15:08