PBS NewsHour Ohio Third Graders Must Learn to Read or Repeat the Year
Ohio Third Graders Face Retention Ultimatum: Learn to Read or Repeat the Year Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Ohio Third Graders Must Learn to Read or Repeat the Year
Ohio is one of 14 states to put in place a retention rule that holds back students who are not reading at grade level. Special correspondent John Tulenko reports on the "reading guarantee," which educators say puts enormous pressure on them, and may not actually ensure educational success or lower dropout rates in the future.
Premiere Date: 01/04/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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