High school diploma doesn't mean what it used to...

High school diploma doesn't mean what it used to...

Thu, 11/17/2011 - 8:18am - Wed, 11/30/2011 - 8:18am

The Innovation Trail features one of the American Graduate 9 Second Series  from WSKG News:

Tony DiLucci grew up in a working class family. When he was in high school, his counselors sized him and his family up, and guided him toward a life of factory jobs.

"I had a high school counselor who said to me, 'College, why do you want to go to college? Your dad works in a factory, your mom is a homemaker, graduate from high school and get a job at one of the local factories.' ".....Read More of the Story

This story is part of WSKG's 9 Seconds series about high school dropouts. It's part of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting's American Graduate Initiative. You can listen to the rest of the stories in the 9 Second Series at the WSKG American Graduate site.

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