Summer school for principals

Jul 16, 2013

Summer school for principals is just par for the course - a new, intense course of principal training. This week, Denver Public Schools is using its part of a $75 million grant from The Wallace Foundation to prepare new administrators for the "principal pipeline."

The Denver Public School district is one of just six systems around the U.S. that serves many low-income students. Read the release on the national program here .  

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Dr. Jody Spiro, Director of Education Leadership for The Wallace Foundation, joined First Take to describe the unique challenges and high turnover rates facing today's school administrators.

KUVO's participation in the American Graduate project to turn the corner on the dropout problem continues with regular coverage of education stories.& length of audio feature - about 7:20