American Graduate Day 2013

A national broadcast and live video streaming event on Saturday, September 28, 2013

Through the power and reach of public media, communities across the county will be invited to take an active role and become an “American Graduate Champion” for local youth by volunteering their time, talent, or other resources.

AMERICAN GRADUATE DAY 2013 is a full-day broadcast and outreach event dedicated to engaging our country around the dropout crisis with special celebrity guests, relevant spokespeople and compelling stories from the students themselves.

On Saturday, September 28th, PBS stations across the country, including WILL-TV, will broadcast AMERICAN GRADUATE DAY 2013.

Watch on WILL-TV from 11am - 5 pm.  Watch here from 11am - 6pm (web-only bonus hour).


Here is the most up-to-date listing of topics covered in each hour:

11:00 am  Dropout Prevention & Re-Engagement

12:00 pm  Family Support

01:00 pm   Afterschool and Extended Learning Time

02:00 pm   Early Education

03:00 pm   Mentoring

04:00 pm    STEM

05:00 pm    Career Readiness and College Completion (web-only segment)