Posts Tagged as Education

AMERICAN GRADUATE: Jacksonville University’s Dr. Donnie Horner

89.9 WJCT is participating in the American Graduate project supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  The goal of American Graduate is to reverse the national drop out crisis by identifying and then addressing the factors that cause students to leave school early.

“I’m Dr. Donnie Horner, and I’m the former City of Jacksonville Education Commissioner for Mayor Alvin Brown, delighted to be back home at JU after a two year hiatus with the mayor.”

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AMERICAN GRADUATE: Catherine Bekkedal, School Counseling Specialist

89.9 WJCT is participating in the American Graduate project supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  The goal of American Graduate is to reverse the national drop out crisis by identifying and then addressing the factors that cause students to leave school early.

“My name is Catherine Bekkedal and I am a district school counselor specialist with the Duval County Public Schools.”

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